1

I have a polyline feature class in ArcGIS (version 10.3.1). There are only four options for the field "Type" (five if you include Null):

Attribute Table - Type Field

The symbology for this feature class was imported from a template feature class. I now want to add a new value for "Type" - "Footpath Redirected". I've added this to the "Unique Values" in the "Symbology" of the "Properties" of the feature class:

enter image description here

However, when I try to change a feature's type in the attribute table, I still have only the original four options (five if you include Null), as per the first screenshot.

What is the error in my approach?

3

I'm guessing there's either a domain or subtype on that field. If so, you'd need to add the value you want in the gdb there.

If this is a shapefile, don't know.

  • It was defined by Domain. I've added this new type to Domain with the host GDB and this worked. – branches Sep 10 at 11:23

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.