Error when exporting OVF template

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Hi guys,


I have a need to backup vApp environments for archiving purposes. I had the solution to export the vApp as a whole using the OVF template function. This worked for me during testing however now that I have moved to final deployment testing the function simply hangs and then gives me a very non-descript error message as below.


InvalidArgument (com.vmware.vapi.std.errors.invalid_argument) => {

messages = [LocalizableMessage (com.vmware.vapi.std.localizable_message) => {

id = com.vmware.vdcs.util.unhandled_error,

defaultMessage = An error occured: future must be done,


data =  <null>



If there is a solution to the problem I would be greatly appreciative. Or if there is a better method of backing up vApps that would also help. Users DO NOT have access to the data store.


Thanks for the help in advance.

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