When using ArcMap's Buffer Wizard to buffer selected features based on an attribute field, the following error message may be returned:"Errors occurred during the buffering operation".After dismissing the 'Buffering failed' message box, the Buffer Wizard exits.
Using the ArcMap Buffer Wizard when the attribute field used for buffering is in a joined table.
To create a selection layer
A. In the ArcMap Table of Contents, right-click a layer with some features selected.
B. Click Selection > Create Layer From Selected Features.
A selection layer is added to ArcMap.
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