a problem importing a facebook fan page network with NodeXL Pro

Nov 8, 2015 at 5:40 PM

i had an error while importing a facebook Fan page network with NodeXL Pro, and this error popped up to me:


An unexpected problem occurred. If it occurs again, please copy the details to the clipboard by typing Ctrl-C, then post the details to http://www.codeplex.com/NodeXL/Thread/List.aspx.


[OutOfMemoryException]: Exception of type 'System.OutOfMemoryException' was thrown.

at System.Xml.XmlElement.get_Attributes()

at System.Xml.XmlLoader.LoadNode(Boolean skipOverWhitespace)

at System.Xml.XmlLoader.LoadDocSequence(XmlDocument parentDoc)

at System.Xml.XmlLoader.Load(XmlDocument doc, XmlReader reader, Boolean preserveWhitespace)

at System.Xml.XmlDocument.Load(XmlReader reader)

at System.Xml.XmlDocument.Load(Stream inStream)

at Smrf.NodeXL.Adapters.GraphMLGraphAdapter.LoadGraphCore(Stream stream)

at Smrf.NodeXL.Adapters.GraphAdapterBase.LoadGraphFromStream(Stream stream)

at Smrf.NodeXL.Adapters.GraphAdapterBase.LoadGraphFromFile(String filename)

at Smrf.NodeXL.ExcelTemplate.PlugInManager.TryGetGraphFromGraphDataProvider(Object graphDataProvider, IGraph& graph)

at Smrf.NodeXL.ExcelTemplate.ThisWorkbook.ImportFromGraphDataProvider(Object graphDataProvider)


any help please??
Nov 8, 2015 at 11:01 PM

this error message means that your system ran out of memory. Thing you can try:
  1. Download less data
  2. Add RAM to your machine
  3. Try 64-bit Excel (if you have a 64-bit system and Windows)