Modelbuilder for WaterGEMs for ArcMap only creates one pipe

Product(s): WaterGEMS
Version(s): 08.11.04.50
Area: Layout and Data Input

Problem Description

After running modelbuilder in WaterGEMS for ArcMap to create a network using my pipes shapefile or pipe feature class only one pipe is create and the following error is sometimes displayed:

Exception in Object.: NullReferenceException: Object reference not set to an instance of an object.

Reason

This problem appears to be due to not running the software as an administrator or not having administrative privlidges, which causes certain modules to not be able to communicate or write information.

Steps to Resolve

For Windows 7

  1. Locate the WaterGEMS for ArcMap icon on your desktop and right click on it.
  2. Select Properties
  3. On the Compatibility tab click the checkbox for "Run as Administrator"
  4. Open the software now using this icon

 For Windows 8.1 and above that

  1. Locate the WaterGEMS for ArcMap icon on your desktop and right click on it.
  2. Select "Run as Administrator"
  3. Open the software now using this icon

See Also

When shutting down ArcMap 10.1 a COM error is thrown

Using ModelBuilder to Import External Data 

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