As with most things you can do in ArcGIS Pro, there is more than one way to accomplish a task. Converting a Shapefile to a geodatabase feature class is no exception. For example, you could have accessed the Copy Features tool directly from the Data Management Tools toolbox and the Features toolset in the Geoprocessing pane.
There is also a third way that you can convert shapefiles to a geodatabase feature class. You can use the Feature Class to Feature Class geoprocessing tool as well. Let's take a look at how that works.
You have received a shapefile containing stormwater drainage pipes from the same local surveying firm. You want to convert those into the feature dataset that you created earlier in this recipe:
- In the Catalog ...