Stripping z- and m-values from shapefiles
The Strips Zs and Ms command removes z- and m-values from 3D shapefiles with or without measures.
- Start ArcCatalog.
- On the main menu, click Customize > Toolbars > Defense Mapping.
- On the Defense Mapping toolbar, click Defense Mapping > Strip Zs and Ms Command.
The Select Shapefiles to Strip dialog box appears.
- Select the shapefiles you want to strip the 3D values from.
The Browse for output folder dialog box appears.
- Navigate to a folder to export the new shapefile to.
The Strip Zs and Ms Command dialog box appears informing you of the total number of shapefiles processed.
If there is a name conflict in the folder for the new shapefile, a numeric value is added to the end of the shapefile name.