ArcGIS Maps for Office 5.0 Issues Addressed List


This page contains a list of issues addressed in the ArcGIS Maps for Office 5.0 release that were logged through Support Services.


Defect Number


BUG-000115110 Update the documentation for supported notation formats using ArcGIS Maps for office.
BUG-000116668 GeoEnrichment Service call returns an incorrect feature for specific zip codes when performing the StandardGeographiesBatchQuery operation.
BUG-000116516 ArcGIS Maps for Office fails to share the data as a Web Layer or Web Map when using the Europe Nomenclature of territorial units for statistics (NUTS) 0 Demographics data as location format.
BUG-000115189 WGS 84 coordinates are incorrectly formatted using the Windows OS region in Germany.
BUG-000112045 Aggregate areas operation for single row value fails and returns the error, "Error: smartMapping.createColorRenderer: error when calculating colorInfo."
BUG-000108105 Using linked maps views in ArcGIS Maps for Office 4.1 (64 bit) do not appear after opening the saved Excel spreadsheet unless another Excel spreadsheet is launched.
BUG-000108714 Data residing in a pivot table will succeed with a new item ID but will not update automatically in ArcGIS Online.
BUG-000108234 Geocoding using only specific Country names will fail to geocode.
BUG-000109272 Microsoft PowerPoint fails to display the map extent correctly if the machine's screen resolution is set to 125%.
BUG-000110672 The basemap gallery in ArcGIS Maps for Office does not include vector basemaps after enabling the 'Use Esri vector basemaps in supported ArcGIS apps' option in the ArcGIS Online Organization account setting.
BUG-000107569 ArcGIS Maps for Office in Microsoft PowerPoint exhibits a slow performance when loading the layers.
BUG-000110739 Time Animation settings are not retained if a change to the data is made using spreadsheet in ArcGIS Maps for Office version 4.1.
BUG-000110447 Only 100 features will draw using a custom locater hosted in ArcGIS Online with ArcGIS Maps for Office version 4.0
BUG-000103684 The German version of ArcGIS Maps for Office contains an inaccurate translation for the term ‘Label’.
BUG-000105611 Unable to share a layer using a custom locator type with a large number of vertices.
BUG-000103847 The World Geocoding Service in ArcGIS Maps for Office does not correctly locate specific addresses in Canada.
BUG-000104464 Adding data to a map from a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet file will fail when a chart sheet is present.
BUG-000109702 Login for ArcGIS Maps for Office fails when TLS 1.0 and SSL 3.0 are disabled on Internet Information Server (IIS) on the Portal for ArcGIS web adaptor machine
BUG-000106488 Excel spreadsheet worksheets in ArcGIS Maps for Office is not updated after using the 'Fix errors' option for data Geocoded with the 'One Column' option.
BUG-000100298 ArcGIS Maps for Office does not display "Browse for Maps" in the Insert Map wizard if using Internet Explorer 9 with Microsoft PowerPoint.
ENH-000103545 The option to "Show maps within these categories" region picklist should include the region from the ArcGIS Online User Profile or Organization profile.
BUG-000110211 ArcGIS Maps for Office version 4.1 does not consistently recognize if .NET Framework 4.5.2 is installed on a system
BUG-000101486 Editing a previously blank record in an Excel spreadsheet workbook without the ArcGIS Maps for Office plug-in fails to update after updating the layer in ArcGIS Online.
BUG-000107217 Using ArcGIS Maps for Office on high resolution monitors does not display correctly.
BUG-000100997 Unable to share or publish data to Portal for ArcGIS 10.4.1 when default symbols are changed in ArcGIS Maps for Office 4.0.
BUG-000108157 Adding a layer from ArcGIS Online to a map in ArcGIS Maps for Office does not enable the Layer Style button.
BUG-000112286 Geocode table fails to publish to ArcGIS Online if the data value in Excel spreadsheet ends with two special characters.
BUG-000108190 Unable to log in to Portal for ArcGIS in ArcGIS Maps for Office if the 'Fall back to cloud resources' check box is enabled.
BUG-000110287 Signing into ArcGIS Maps for Office version 4.1 with portal on Windows Server 2016 with Integrated Windows Authentication (IWA) fails.
BUG-000111898 Adding columns in an Excel spreadsheet while ArcGIS Maps for Office is not active causes potential loss of data.
BUG-000113425 ArcGIS Maps for Office version 4.1.1 does not allow users to use smart card authentication.
BUG-000113443 ArcGIS Maps for Office does not process data with leading zeros in the census tract Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) codes.
BUG-000113333 ArcGIS Maps for Office does not geocode correctly when the location type references a zip Code field and location format as zip Code.
BUG-000099233 Share Map and Share Layer options are disabled when using Enterprise logins.
BUG-000098520 Graduated symbology appears larger on a layer published from Excel spreadsheet on Windows 10 when compared to a layer published on Windows 7.
BUG-000098530 Publishing a layer from Excel spreadsheet with more than 370 records and utilizing the 'Country' location type will cause publishing to fail.
BUG-000096114 An extra zero (0) is added to the end of the Currency ("Währung") field type values when using a German operating system and locale of Microsoft Excel spreadsheet.
BUG-000096846 ArcGIS Maps for Office provides error message when attempting to geocode single line addresses.
BUG-000096125 Number (Zahl) field type values are rounded when using a German OS and German locale of Excel spreadsheet.
BUG-000095703 The option to Share Map and Share Layer are grayed out in Excel spreadsheet when a forward slash '/' is found at the end of the ArcGIS Connection URL.
BUG-000097236 When using ArcGIS Maps for Office with a Greek version of Windows 10 or language settings set to Greek, the location type addresses are not present when adding a map.
BUG-000095568 When adding a map to Microsoft PowerPoint, the Choose Layers prompt fails to load when ArcGIS Basemap Gallery is set to a group other than 'Default' group in Portal for ArcGIS.
BUG-000095631 Add Map button is disabled in Microsoft PowerPoint if the ArcGIS Connection URL has a '/' at the end.
BUG-000101115 Spanish postal codes with similar values are incorrectly geocoded in the same location.
BUG-000102913 When an ArcGIS Online Organization's settings has "Allow access to the organization through HTTPS only" enabled and "Members can search for content outside the organization" disabled, it is not possible to change the basemap within the map window.
BUG-000098267 When adding a column to a table in an Excel spreadsheet the field is not updated for all features on the map generated.
BUG-000103715 ArcGIS Maps for Office intermittently removes maps from an existing XML spreadsheet.
BUG-000104924 Saving a Microsoft PowerPoint presentation in a folder generates an empty debug.log file if the ArcGIS Maps for Office add-in is enabled.
BUG-000101408 In order to add Location Type "ZIP Codes" (i.e., zip code polygon boundary) data to the map, the user's organizational role must have Geoenrichment and Demographics privileges enabled.
BUG-000098053 Non-public groups do not show when using Microsoft PowerPoint in ArcGIS Maps for Office.
BUG-000097891 Adding data in ArcGIS Maps for Office, using a Brazilian locator style causes geocoding to fail.
BUG-000095588 The 'Share Map' and 'Share Layer' options are disabled in Excel spreadsheet when connected to Portal for ArcGIS configured with Enterprise logins.
BUG-000095617 Unable to set Web Mercator as the default spatial reference in ArcGIS Maps for Office.
BUG-000098660 Using a German locale operating system, a field is categorized as number and the values of the field display three decimal places in pop-ups.
BUG-000098794 Selecting 'Municipio' causes geocoding locations to fail in ArcGIS Maps for Office when Spain is selected as the standard location.
BUG-000095686 Sharing a layer from Excel spreadsheet to ArcGIS Online that consists only of a zip code field and a numeric field returns the following message, "Unable to share layer."
BUG-000095073 Invalid redirect_uri error in ArcGIS Maps for Office when using friendly name in Portal for ArcGIS.
BUG-000116602 In ArcGIS Maps for Office, basemaps intermittently do not draw when using a custom basemap as the default basemap setting.
BUG-000115715 Missing tooltips when using ArcGIS Maps for Office.
BUG-000114874 The date format set in the system settings is not honored while exporting to a text file (Tab Delimited) from Microsoft Excel spreadsheet when it has ArcGIS Maps for Office as an active add-in.