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Failed to add layer package. Invalid data source within layer file.

Question asked by geonetadmin on Jun 25, 2013
Latest reply on Jun 25, 2013 by geonetadmin
Original User: diegollamas


I need to see some shapefiles in computer that does not have ArcMap. I create a project where my layer has labels. I read that there is not supported labels on ArcGIS Explorer 2500. So I create Layer files for all the shape files that has labels in my project. In my MXD I activate Store relative pathnames. I copy the shapefile, mxd and layer file to desktop (same information as my usb)


but when I try to add my layer file in ArcGIS Explorer I receive an error "invalid data source"

But if I add the same layer file from my usb, it can be added with no problem.

am I doing something wrong? I should be able to do that, right?

Hope anyone can help!

Best regards,

Diego Llamas