Adding the Editor toolbar

The Editor toolbar contains the various commands you will need to edit your data. From the Editor toolbar, you can start and stop an edit session, access a variety of tools and commands to create new features and modify existing ones, and save your edits. To edit data, you need to add the Editor toolbar to ArcMap by clicking the Editor Toolbar button on the Standard toolbar.

To use additional or more specialized editing tools, you must add other editing toolbars to ArcMap. These include Advanced Editing, COGO, Geometric Network Editing, Representation, Route Editing, Spatial Adjustment, Topology, and Versioning.

  1. Start ArcMap.
  2. Click the Editor Toolbar button Editor Toolbar on the Standard toolbar to display the Editor toolbar.