ERROR 000210: Cannot create output <value>. Failed to execute (ExportRules)

Last Published: February 25, 2022

Error Message

Attempting to export a utility network rule, such as a connectivity or structural rule, using the Export Rules (Utility Network) tool fails in ArcGIS Pro, with the following error messages returned:

ERROR 000210: Cannot create output <value>.
Failed to execute (ExportRules).


  • The known causes of the first error message returned are described in the article, ArcGIS Pro: 000210: Cannot create output <value>.
  • The second error message is returned because the .csv extension is not included in the output CSV file name when exporting the rule.

Solution or Workaround

In Step 5 of the article, ArcGIS Pro: Export network rules to a CSV file, include the .csv extension in the output CSV file name for the Output File parameter.

Article ID:000027261

  • ArcGIS Utility Network
  • ArcGIS Pro 2 8 x
  • ArcGIS Pro 2 7 x
  • ArcGIS Pro 2 x

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