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I am digitizing a map and I have sample locations and station locations. The program (ArcMap10) worked fine until recently. Now when I try to add a sample it adds a station instead. Any ideas on how to fix this is much appreciated1

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take a look at the editing in ArcGIS 10 document. It sounds like you need to set the correct layer in the Create Features dialog –  Stephen Lead Aug 29 '12 at 23:18

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I'd suggest checking the Properties of the layer you are editing to see whether on the Fields tab that particular field has its Default set to station.

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Use the 'Create Features' button on the Editor Toolbar, then select the feature class or subtype you want to work with.

http://resources.arcgis.com/en/help/main/10.1/index.html#/A_quick_tour_of_editing/01m500000002000000/

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