In some instances, when exporting data to a shapefile, or attempting to convert graphics into features in ArcMap, the following error message is returned:
Error: Error Saving Object An error occured trying to save the object named "<Output_Name>".
The error occurs due to one of the following reasons:
Select one of the following options to resolve this issue:
Specify a geodatabase output location when exporting data as a feature class
When saving data as a feature class, select File and Personal Geodatabase feature classes as the output file type and, specify a .gdb as the output location.
Specify a non-geodatabase folder output location when exporting data as a shapefile
When saving data as a shapefile, select Shapefile as the output file type, and specify a non-geodatabase folder as the output location.