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The Create Version geoprocessing tool fails with the error, "000301 : The workspace is of the wrong type" if the background process is using ArcGIS for Desktop 10.2.1.

Last Published: March 13, 2015 ArcSDE/Enterprise Geodatabase
Bug ID Number BUG-000083120
SubmittedJanuary 28, 2015
Last ModifiedMarch 30, 2022
Applies toArcSDE/Enterprise Geodatabase
Version found10.2.1
StatusWill Not Be Addressed

Additional Information

We apologize that we were unable to address this issue within the current product support cycle. If the issue continues to affect your work in a supported release, please contact Technical Support.


Disable background processing on the Geoprocessing Options window.Use the Geodatabase Administration tool to create versions in ArcMap.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000083120


  • ArcSDE/Enterprise Geodatabase

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