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AGP 2.3.1 UpgradeDataset_management

Question asked by jpilbeam Champion on Feb 28, 2019
Latest reply on Mar 1, 2019 by jpilbeam



Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "<string>", line 1, in <module>
  File "c:\program files\arcgis\pro\Resources\arcpy\arcpy\", line 6117, in UpgradeDataset
    raise e
  File "c:\program files\arcgis\pro\Resources\arcpy\arcpy\", line 6114, in UpgradeDataset
    retval = convertArcObjectToPythonObject(gp.UpgradeDataset_management(*gp_fixargs((in_dataset,), True)))
  File "c:\program files\arcgis\pro\Resources\arcpy\arcpy\geoprocessing\", line 498, in <lambda>
    return lambda *args: val(*gp_fixargs(args, True))
arcgisscripting.ExecuteError: ERROR 999999: Something unexpected caused the tool to fail. Contact Esri Technical Support ( to Report a Bug, and refer to the error help for potential solutions or workarounds.
Failed to execute (UpgradeDataset).


I can't edit the annotation on an ArcGIS Pro 2.3.1 project. It's an imported MXD with an annotation feature class. Using arcpy I attempted to upgrade the anno, but got an error. I haven't contacted ESRI Support yet because I wanted to see if anyone knows about this. There was a similar question regarding upgrading asked, but it was using the tool: