Error: You cannot modify the fields of the selected table/feature class with your current license
When changing or defining a projection in ArcCatalog with an ArcInfo license, the following error occurs:
"You cannot modify the fields of the selected table/feature class with your current license."
The file being modified, or directory path it is in, lacks adequate permissions.
Solution or Workaround
- Ensure that the user account has FULL CONTROL for the entire path and the file itself.
- Ensure that the file and all folders in it's complete path are not Read-only.