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I need to create a geometric network in my network dataset which resides within my file geodatabase. I have been receiving the following error: Cannot create geometric network. The selected feature dataset does not contain any feature classes which can participate in a new geometric network.

This error should not come up because there are tons of functional feature classes in the network data set.

Any workarounds or solutions?

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closed as unclear what you're asking by PolyGeo Oct 9 at 9:54

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Are you sure you are creating a geometric network with a network dataset? Did you mean feature dataset? – Alex Tereshenkov Oct 31 '13 at 7:59

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Create a new Feature Dataset in your database. copy the Feature Classes you want to use to this Feature Dataset Right klick on the newly created Feature Dataset and select /new/Geometric Network.

And read the ESRI article

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I think you should check your terminology with respect to features, feature classes and feature datasets. – PolyGeo Oct 9 at 9:53

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