layer cannot be turned off - ArcMap 10

Discussion created by golden_jubilee on Mar 30, 2011
Latest reply on Jan 14, 2014 by ninabean

i am using ArcMap 10. via add data -> add base map I added a topographic map and wanted to deselect the places info layer.

but i got a "this type of layer cannot be turned on or off." message, same for every other map or layer

how can I fix this?

thanks in advance