Patches and updates
ArcGIS Desktop 8.2 Service Pack 2.1
ESRI® is pleased to announce ArcGIS Desktop 8.2 Service Pack 2.1. This Service Pack is an Update to ArcGIS Desktop 8.2 Service Pack 2. It includes all of the issues addressed in Service Pack 2, Service Pack 1 as well as an additional ArcMap issue when using 'Select by Location' found in Service Pack 2. It deals specifically with the issues listed below under Issues Addressed with this Service Pack.
You may install this Service Pack on any ArcGIS Desktop 8.2 installation. If you have already installed Service Pack 1 or 2, you can install this Service Pack on top of either version. If you have not yet installed Service Pack 1 or 2 you only need to install Service Pack 2.1.
We recommend that all ArcGIS 8.2 customers download and install this Service Pack, at their earliest convenience, to ensure the highest quality experience when working with ArcGIS 8.2.
NOTE: If you are using a localized version of ArcGIS, please contact your local distributor to get the updated language supplement.
Issues Addressed with this Service Pack
- CQ00174316 - I18N: accessing ArcIMS with ArcGIS.
CQ00179040 - Create Report hangs when GROUPING on selected set of FLOATING point field.
CQ00185665 - Non-close polygon generates an application error on ITopoOp::IsSimple.
CQ00192135 - SRs with same PCS/GCS but different precisions cannot be assigned to map.
CQ00194078 - Export to PDF does not draw marker font correctly.
CQ00208627 - Simplify returns wrong result in this case - several inner/outer rings.
CQ00223728 - Simplify creates rings with wrong orientation in some cases with data in GCS.
CQ00225907 - Simplify - remaining cases for bad ring orientations.
CQ00240265 - Select by Location Gives "Unexpected Error" in ArcMap with 8.2 SP2 Only.
Files Installed in this Service Pack
- Under the ArcGIS Desktop installation bin folder:
Installing the Service Pack
Since this Service Pack replaces several ArcGIS Desktop 8.2 files, ArcGIS Desktop 8.2 must be installed before you can install this Service Pack.
- Make sure you have write access to your ArcGIS Desktop, and that no one is using ArcGIS Desktop.
- Download ArcGIS-82-Sp2-1.exe (9MB) to a location other than your ArcGIS Desktop installation location.
- Double-click the setup file to start the install process.
- When Setup starts, follow the instructions on your screen.
NOTE: If you have installed client setups from a shared Network Administrative ArcGIS Desktop setup, this Service Pack must be applied to all client installations.
Service Pack Updates
Check Online Support Center periodically for the availability of additional patches. New information about this Service Pack will be posted here.
How to identify which Service Pack is installed
Use the ArcGIS Desktop Administrator to view the information about your installation.Under ArcGIS Configuration section the current Service Pack Information is displayed.
The ArcGIS Desktop Administrator can be accessed by selecting Start > Programs > ArcGIS >Desktop Administrator.
Domestic sites, please contact ESRI Technical Support at 909.793.3774, if you have any difficulty installing this Service Pack. International sites, please contact your local ESRI software distributor.
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