When exporting data to dBase or a shapefile, the following error occurs in ArcMap:
"The Field type is invalid or unsupported for the operation."
Note: This article pertains to ArcGIS versions 8.x and 9.x. Later versions of ArcGIS may contain different functionality, as well as different names and locations for menus, commands and geoprocessing tools.
The table or layer contains a BLOB field.