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HubStor Internal Error When Submitting A Background Export

Symptom

When attempting to create a Background Export job from within the Content App of the Administration Portal, the following error occurs:


Exception has been thrown by the target of an invocation. Error preparing for background export. Only locations are eligible for background export.  

Cause

Notice from the error where it states "Only locations are eligible...."  The issue occurs when a specific item has been chosen for export which is not supported.  Only folders can be chosen for a Background Export.  
Note:  Specific items are eligible for a Background Export when using the End User Portal

Solution

Select a Folder to be exported OR use the End User Portal.  For more info on using the End User Portal, see the following article.  Overview of the HubStor User Portal
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