Error: Unable to run file filename.aml
Trying to run an AML returns the following error:
Unable to run file filename.aml
When the AML was saved, a .txt extension was appended to the filename by the text editor.
- Display file extensions in Windows Explorer.
A. Select View > Options.
B. Click the View tab.
C. Make sure the 'Hide file extensions for known file types' radio dial is not checked.
A. Select Tools > Folder Options.
B. Click the File Types tab.
C. In the Advanced Settings box make sure 'Hide file extensions for known file types' is not checked.
- Right-click the AML in Windows Explorer and use Rename to remove the .txt extension.
- Select Yes when a message box appears saying "If you change a filename extension, the file may become unusable. Are you sure you want to change it?"
Last Published: 5/5/2016
Article ID: 000003573
Software: ArcGIS-ArcInfo 8.1, 8.0.2, 8.0.1 ArcInfo Workstation 7.2.1