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Unusal digitizing behaviour - picking up hidden layers

Question asked by geonetadmin on Dec 11, 2013
Latest reply on Dec 11, 2013 by MBuehler-esristaff
Original User: BTLeslie

Not sure if this is a bug or user error but I'm getting some unusual and unwanted digitizing behaviour.

1.  I draw a shape.
2.  Then another one adjoining it like this:
3.  But when I close the shape I get this:

The reason seems to be that I have some imported shapefiles that have similar geometry on a hidden layer.  i.e. the shape I drew at step 1 and the shapefile look like this when displayed together:

Obviously I can work around this - just thought I'd let you know of a possible bug.