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Why are layers added to Legend in new Layout when shouldn't synch

Question asked by sdillon_seltnh on Mar 14, 2019
Latest reply on Mar 19, 2019 by tbole-esristaff

I am trying to avoid having all layers in my map in my legend. For this reason I have not checked the box Synchronize with Map - New Layer

I have made a layout file with the above setting. When I add this layout to my project and set which map the Map Frame should reference - immediately all the layers in that map are added to the Legend. As shown here:

Added layout and legend is empty:


I set the Map frame to reference the Map

And now the legend is full of layers that I DO NOT WANT THERE