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000377: The Side type option is invalid with an ArcGIS Desktop Basic or Desktop Standard license.

Description

Buffer's Side type parameter can only be used with an ArcInfo license. Specifying either LEFT or RIGHT will fail with an ArcGIS Desktop Basic or Desktop Standard license.

Solution

To use Buffer's Side type parameter, an ArcInfo license is necessary. If using an ArcGIS Desktop Basic or Desktop Standard license, you only have the option of setting Side Type to FULL. .