Add DWG Data to an Existing Feature Source

You can add drawing objects to a geospatial feature source.

NoteUse this workflow to add a few objects. To add many objects, use the Move CAD Data to GIS workflow. You can also export drawing data directly to Oracle or ESRI ArcSDE.

Open the file containing the drawing objects to add to a feature source

Use drawing cleanup to correct common map errors resulting from surveying, digitizing, and scanning errors

Connect to the data source containing the features to which you want to add the DWG data

Add a drawing object to a feature layer

Enter feature attributes in Data Table

Queue your edits to save to the source all at once, or save them as you work

Save your changes and additions to the feature source and release any locks