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001063: Cannot configure the layout.

Description

This warning is displayed if the configure layout (Configure data frame and layout using grid settings) parameter is set to TRUE (CONFIGURELAYOUT) and one or both of the following occur:

  • ArcMap is not in layout view.
  • The tool is running in the background.

Solution

If the configure layout (Configure data frame and layout using grid settings) parameter is set to TRUE (CONFIGURELAYOUT), make sure both of the following are also true:

  • ArcMap is in layout view.
  • The tool is running in the foreground.