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Customizations have “versions”. The newest version is 6.
If you upgrade to 2011 FP1, then export customizations that haven’t been updated to version 6 yet, you won’t be able to re-import the CST you just created. You will get an event log like this:
System Message 5016: Operation aborted, data is not formatted correctly. Data
row contents: Source: 0.
To get around this:
(As always, have a good backup of your environment before making any changes)
1 – export the customization, but don’t check the “export VBA as source” checkbox
2 – edit the file and remove the “Source: 0” line(s)
Then you can re-import
export out of the pre-FP1 system
Force SL to upgrade it to version 6 first:
1 – run the following in SQL:
update CustomVBA set Version=Version+1000 where Version<1000
2 – open each customize screen and close
*at this point, the version should update to 6
3 – now export the customization
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