Error attribute column not found

Last Published: April 25, 2020

Error Message

This problem is addressed in ArcGIS 8.1 Service Pack 1. See Related Information section to download this pack.

Using 'sdetable -o create_view' returns this error:

"Error attribute column not found

The message does not specify the missing column name.


You entered an invalid column name with the 'sdetable create_view operation.'

Solution or Workaround

  1. Use the 'sdetable describe' operation to list the columns of the tables referenced by the view.
  2. Check this list to determine which column does not exist or is misspelled.

Article ID:000003590

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