Transfer attributes between features

In the Modify Features pane, Transfer Attributes Transfer Attributes copies feature attributes from selected features on a source layer to selected features on a target layer. The target and source field name mapping is defined in the Editor Settings dialog box.

  1. On the Edit tab, in the Features group, click Modify.

    The Modify Features pane appears.

  2. Expand Attributes and click Transfer Attributes Transfer Attributes.

    The tool opens in the pane.

  3. Confirm your field mapping settings.
    1. Click the Editor Settings button Menu, and click Field Mapping Field Mapping.

      The dialog box appears.

    2. Click the Field Mapping tab and make the requisite changes.
    3. Click OK to close the dialog box.

    For steps to edit field mapping settings, see Configure field mapping.

  4. Click the source feature in the map containing the attribute values you want to copy.
  5. Click the target feature in the map.

    Press Shift to select and copy the values to multiple features

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