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Spaces Migration Error: The Export Archive is From an Older Application and is Not Compatible With the Current Version of Application. (Doc ID 1922400.1)

Last updated on MARCH 13, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Portal - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When Importing Portal Application using Enterprise Manager, the following error is displayed and the import does not start:

The Portal Diagnostic log shows:

[2014-08-26T17:00:26.907+00:00] [WC_Spaces] [NOTIFICATION] [WCS-12045] [oracle.webcenter.lifecycle.operation.ImportOperation] [tid: [ACTIVE].ExecuteThread: '3' for queue: 'weblogic.kernel.Default (self-tuning)'] [userId: <USERID>] [ecid: <ECID>] [APP: webcenter#] Operation aborted because of an exception thrown by subunit (oracle.webcenter.lifecycle.operation.ValidationUnit)[[
oracle.webcenter.lifecycle.LifecycleException: The export archive is from an older application and is not compatible with the current version of application.
at oracle.webcenter.lifecycle.operation.ValidationUnit.doImport(
at oracle.webcenter.lifecycle.operation.ImportOperation.doImport(
at oracle.webcenter.lifecycle.LifecycleService.doImport(





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