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How to find a missing layer in ArcMap


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How to find a missing layer in ArcMap

  1. 1. How to find a missing layer in ArcMap 10
  2. 2. <ul><li>Missing </li></ul><ul><li>Layers will have a red ! </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Right click on the missing layer to view the menu </li></ul><ul><li>Look at the bottom of the menu and click on Properties </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>First Click on the Source tab at the top of the window </li></ul>Second Click on the Set Data Source button
  5. 5. <ul><li>Next Find the Folder where you saved your data </li></ul><ul><li>All our UNDP data is in the MKShape Folder </li></ul>Then find the .shp file that matches the layer name. In this example we will select Stores.shp Then click the Add button
  6. 6. <ul><li>Next Click the Apply button and then the OK Button </li></ul>The Data Source Box will now have correct information
  7. 7. <ul><li>In the Layers section the file you just fixed will no longer have a red ! </li></ul><ul><li>Click on the box so it has a check mark to view the layer on the map </li></ul><ul><li>Continue until there are no more red ! </li></ul>