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2525944 - Error message trying to export a Software Collection after an upgrade


After an upgrade to S/4HANA Cloud, when trying to export a Hotfix, the following error is displayed:

"Due to an upgrade, you must export the whole collection before a hotfix."


  • Exoport Software Collections
  • SAP S/4HANA Cloud


  • As stated by the system message, it is not possible to export a hotfix as the first export after an upgrade
  • the complete software collection must be exported first before it will be possible to export hotfixes for the collection


From the SAP Help Portal, Extend and Integrate Your SAP S/4HANA Cloud, Export Software Collections, Hotfix section:

"Your first export after a system upgrade can only be a hotfix, if you have imported all exported software collections before an upgrade. Otherwise your first export must be a regular software collection."


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