When running the ArcView Projection Utility with an Event Theme, the following error is given.
"Error in APU.Run at 447
Stop: A(n) Nil object does not recognize request GetExtension."
The ArcView Projection Utility can only processes shapefiles. It can not process virtual FThemes such as Event Themes.
Solution or Workaround
- Convert the Event Theme to a shapefile.
a. Select Theme > Convert to Shapefile
b. Select a location and name to save the data as a new shapefile.
- Run the ArcView Projection Utility.
A. Start ArcView.
B. Select File > Extensions.
C. Check 'Projection Utility Wizard' and click OK.
D. Create a new view and add the shapefile to be projected.
E. Select File > ArcView Projection Utility.