Cleaning a coverage
This topic applies to ArcEditor and ArcInfo only.
When using the cleaning a coverage, it is critical that an appropriate fuzzy tolerance be assigned so that necessary features are not eliminated by mistake. You can set the fuzzy and dangle tolerances and any other tolerance for the coverage in advance using the Tolerances tab of the Coverage Properties dialog box. For more information, see Coverage tolerances.
- In ArcCatalog, right-click the coverage you want to clean and click Properties.
- Click the General tab.
- Click Clean.
- Type the fuzzy and dangle tolerances in the Clean dialog box, if appropriate.
- Optionally, check the box to Clean lines only.
- Click OK on the Clean dialog box.
- Click OK.