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I have a feature class with over 2000 features, and I need to make them all individual features based on a field. I know there has to be a way to do this, but I just can't figure it out! Any takers?

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You could use the Split Layer by Attribute (9x, or 10x) tool.

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Thanks, but I couldn't find that tool. I found "Select Layer By Attribute" that could work if I was better at coding and could write a loop...sigh –  Sophie May 19 '11 at 22:40
    
@Sophie, both 9x and 10x links are provided in my answer. –  artwork21 May 19 '11 at 22:43
    
artwork21 is correct, the links are in his answer (the author) –  Dan Patterson May 19 '11 at 22:55
    
Oh gosh! I feel sheepish! Thanks a TON! It worked like a charm. :) –  Sophie May 20 '11 at 1:40
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note to self be sure to upvote and select the answer that works. –  Brad Nesom May 20 '11 at 2:16
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