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When adding a Neatline to a Layout, clicking the OK button on the Neatline dialog causes ArcView to return the message:
Error in Graphic.Neatline at 3114
Stop: A(n) CompositePen object does not recognize the request SetWidth
A Composite Pen is currently selected in the Pen Palette. As programmed, the Neatline tool can not use complex line symbols.
There are two solutions to this error message. Click Cancel on the Neatline Settings dialog to close the dialog before implementing either solution.
if (r.GetSymbol.Is(BasicPen)) then 'Insert this line
end 'Insert this line
This script will now override the system script of the same name, but only for your current project. See the attached document for more information on system scripts.