When geocoding a table of addresses, the geocoding process fails and returns the following error:
Error: 000010: Geocode addresses failed.
This error occurs due to one or more of the following causes:
Based on the cause, follow the respective solutions to resolve the issue.
Save the table of addresses as a CSV file and use the CSV file as the input for geocoding.
Ensure the table is formatted consistently for use in ArcGIS. Remove any spaces or special characters from the field names of the table of addresses. For more information, refer to ArcGIS Help: Formatting a table in Microsoft Excel for use in ArcGIS.
Remove and ensure there are no duplicate fields in the table of addresses before running the Geocode Addresses tool.
Some address geocoding methods such as the out_relationship_type method, are only supported with the ArcGIS Desktop Standard or ArcGIS Desktop Advanced licences. Ensure the license level is capable of supporting the geocoding methods used. For more information, refer to ArcGIS Help: Geocode Addresses.