Failed to analyze dataset. DBMS table not found

Last Published: April 25, 2020

Error Message

When executing the Analyze command in ArcCatalog 9.2 against an empty feature class stored as ST_Geometry, the following error message is displayed:

"Failed to analyze dataset. DBMS table not found."


If the feature table check box is checked, the analyze command attempts to gather table statistics for a feature table. There is no feature table when spatial attributes are stored using ST_Geometry.

Solution or Workaround

To execute the Analyze command on a feature dataset or feature class, perform the following steps:

  1. Uncheck the feature table check box and check the business table check box.

  2. Click OK.

Article ID:000009484

  • ArcMap 9 x
  • Legacy Products

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