Modifying a query layer

Once added to ArcMap, the query and other properties that define the query layer can be modified. This is done on the Layer Properties dialog box.

  1. In the table of contents, right-click the query layer whose query you would like to modify.
  2. Click Properties to open the Properties dialog box.
  3. Click the Source tab.
  4. Click Change query.
  5. Modify the query in the Query text box.

    For more information about building and validating queries, see Adding a Query Layer to ArcMap.

  6. Click Validate.
  7. Click Finish to close the dialog box.
  8. On the Layer Properties dialog box, click Apply to display the new result set for the query layer.
  9. Click OK to close the dialog box.