ArcGIS for Desktop is an Esri product from the ArcGIS Platform. This tag should be used to distinguish issues with it from those of ArcGIS for Server, ArcGIS for Mobile, ArcGIS Online, etc

Questions that relate to the functionality and use of ArcGIS for Desktop (known as ArcGIS Desktop prior to ArcGIS 10.1).

Guidelines for how to tag questions on ArcGIS for Desktop (and other products from the ArcGIS platform) are available in an extensive Meta Q&A:

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