Cannot open the default.apr

Last Published: April 25, 2020


The project default.apr in the $AVHOME/etc or $HOME directories will not open.


The default.apr is not a regular project file that can be opened as a project within ArcView. This is a special file used by ArcView only on startup.

Solution or Workaround

Don't attempt to open this file as a project.

Article ID:000003540

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