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8/1/2013 4:44 AM

I have two websites and I'm trying to export -> import them into a different DotNetNuke installation on another server.

First websites has succeeded, second gives an error message. (After I click "Create Portal" at the "Add New Portal" option). 

Beneath I've copied the error-message, anyone that can help me out?


Error parsing Portal TemplateTab Exists at DotNetNuke.Entities.Tabs.TabController.AddTabInternal(TabInfo objTab, Boolean includeAllTabsModules) at DotNetNuke.Entities.Tabs.TabController.AddTab(TabInfo objTab, Boolean includeAllTabsModules) at DotNetNuke.Entities.Tabs.TabController.DeserializeTab(XmlNode nodeTab, TabInfo objTab, Hashtable hTabs, Int32 PortalId, Boolean IsAdminTemplate, PortalTemplateModuleAction mergeTabs, Hashtable hModules) at DotNetNuke.Entities.Portals.PortalController.ParseTab(XmlNode nodeTab, Int32 PortalId, Boolean IsAdminTemplate, PortalTemplateModuleAction mergeTabs, Hashtable& hModules, Hashtable& hTabs, Boolean IsNewPortal) at DotNetNuke.Entities.Portals.PortalController.ParseTabs(XmlNode nodeTabs, Int32 PortalId, Boolean IsAdminTemplate, PortalTemplateModuleAction mergeTabs, Boolean IsNewPortal) at DotNetNuke.Entities.Portals.PortalController.ParseTemplate(Int32 PortalId, String TemplatePath, String TemplateFile, Int32 AdministratorId, PortalTemplateModuleAction mergeTabs, Boolean IsNewPortal) at DotNetNuke.Entities.Portals.PortalController.CreatePortal(String PortalName, UserInfo objAdminUser, String Description, String KeyWords, String TemplatePath, String TemplateFile, String HomeDirectory, String PortalAlias, String ServerPath, String ChildPath, Boolean IsChildPortal)

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8/1/2013 4:48 AM
Which DNN version are you using? please be aware that export and import might require both sites using the same version of DNN platform.

Cheers from Germany,
Sebastian Leupold (Microsoft MVP)

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8/1/2013 5:04 AM
DNN version 5.6.3, for both servers.
It worked for the other website, so that must lower the amount of possible causes.

I can think of a few differences between the websites, but I'd first like to know what this error-message tells me. Where does it go wrong?!
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8/1/2013 7:46 AM
Maybe this could be the problem:
This website is bilangual, NL and EN, and for some of the webpages, the Dutch name is the same as the English name.

1) How can I found out if this is really the problem?
2) If it is, how can I solve it? I can't rename the pages to there aren't any duplicate names.
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8/1/2013 9:35 AM
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