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Error: The name specified is not recognized as an internal or external command, operable program or batch file

Error Message

When registering data with ArcSDE for Coverages from the command prompt the following error is returned:

"C:\layerutil - The name specified is not recognized as an internal or external command, operable program or batch file."

Cause

The ARCHOME variable is not set correctly.

Solution or Workaround

Set the ARCHOME variable to ArcSDE for Coverages installation:

ARCHOME = <drive_letter>:\<install_dir>\arcexe80