Automation error

Last Published: April 25, 2020

Error Message

In an programming environment using ArcObjects, when an invalid parameter is passed to a function or procedure, a general automation error is often returned. Examples of situations when invalid parameters are passed include attempting to open a raster dataset that does not exist, saving a raster to an existing file, or getting a table from a raster that does not have a table.


Specific error messages are not provided for most of the raster objects currently.

Solution or Workaround

Check the input parameters to ensure they are valid.

Article ID:000003469

  • ArcMap 8 x

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