Backup of Sharepoint 2010 SPUserCodeV4\Metadata service fails with Error: Unable to query the Team database meta-data.

Article:TECH203046  |  Created: 2013-02-21  |  Updated: 2013-02-21  |  Article URL
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The backup of the Sharepoint SPUserCodeV4\Metadata service resource fails with error.  This backup resource is related to the Sharepoint Foundaton Sandboxed Code Service which may fail whether or not the service is started and in use within Sharepoint.


Backup- SPUserCodeV4\Metadata (SPSVR\d8cdabcb-fb02-4f1b-a13d-786af2733186)

V-79-57344-794 - Error: Unable to query the Team database meta-data.

Backup- SPUserCodeV4\Metadata (SPSVR\d8cdabcb-fb02-4f1b-a13d-786af2733186)
WARNING: "SPUserCodeV4\Metadata (SPSVR\d8cdabcb-fb02-4f1b-a13d-786af2733186)\Metadata" is a corrupt file. This file cannot verify.


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SPSV4: backup of SPUserCodeV4\Metadata service fails with SPSWrapper exception


Error: Unable to query the Team database meta-data.

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