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Record Type Unavailable Error During Lead Convert

Knowledge Article Number 000187750
Description When a Lead is converted, the following error is displayed:
Record type unavailable 
Cannot find default record type of the appropriate type. 
Resolution This error is occurring for one of the reasons below:
  1. The Org has Person Accounts enabled and the affected user's profile does not have access to the Person Account and/or Business Account record types.  
  2. Either the record owner or the user converting the record lack access to the appropriate record type.
  3. The affected user's profile has the default record type set to "-Master-" for the Account, Contact, Opportunity and/or Task objects.
To resolve this error, check the points above.  Make sure that the record types are made available for the profile and the default record type is set appropriately for the objects listed above.

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