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Can not access "site column" settings after site collection restore to an other farm

Posted on 2010-09-07
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I was developing a site collection on a develping farm. After backing up (with stsadm -o backup) and restoring it on a production farm, I could not access the "site column" settings anymore (e.g. in _layouts\mngfield.aspx oder "add from site column").

I always get the following error message "The given key was not present in the dictionary."

I have tried to fix it starting the "Configuration Wizard" with no success.

Does anyone know how to fix this?

Thx
 
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I found the following thread which helped me to figure out which columns was causing the error:

http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/sharepointdevelopment/thread/cdf5b923-9439-4112-bdfc-6d9b0ae0cef5

After this, I deleted that site column on the development farm, created another backup and restored it on the production farm.  Now the problem seems to be resolved.
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