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Error: Floating Point Exception

Error Message

When attempting to print from ArcView while the Image Analyst extension is loaded, the following error may occur:

"Floating Point Exception Error"

Cause

There is an incompatibility between older printer drivers associated with the default printer and the Image Analyst extension.

ArcView will also crash with this error when loading an ERDAS Imagine image into a view.

Solution or Workaround

Get the most recent driver for the printer from the vendor. Check the manufacturer's Web site, it may be downloadable.