I have tried this, but I am still getting street labels to show up. I am trying to use Esri's Light Grey Base basemap, but no matter how I bring it into Pro without the reference layers, I still get street labels to show up. Is there any solution to getting just the basemap to show up without any labeling what so ever and just that grey background? I love this Light Grey Base as a basemap, but for the project I'm working on I need to remove all labels, and the solution provided by Jonathan Quinn does not work.
Use the Vector Tile Style Editor to turn off the labels... save your own version of the style.
The Style is saved as a Tile Layer in your content.
Use the Tile layer as a basemap for your map.
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