Error message when you try to import a customization file in Microsoft Dynamics CRM 3.0: "The selected customization file does not conform to the required customization file schema"

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The hotfix that is discussed in this article is not available for the Chinese version of Microsoft Dynamics CRM or for the Japanese version of Microsoft Dynamics CRM.
Symptoms
Consider the following scenario in Microsoft Dynamics CRM 3.0:
  • A system administrator creates a custom view to filter accounts by using several owners as the filter criteria.
  • The customizations are exported to a customization file.
  • You try to import the customization file back into Microsoft Dynamics CRM 3.0.
In this scenario, the customization file is not imported. Additionally, you receive the following error message:
The selected customization file does not conform to the required customization file schema. A schema validation error has been detected at line line_number.
Resolution
This problem was corrected in Microsoft Dynamics CRM 3.0 Update Rollup 1. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
922815 Update Rollup 1 for Microsoft Dynamics CRM 3.0 is available
This problem was corrected in Update Rollup 1 for Microsoft Dynamics CRM 3.0 Professional Edition for Service Providers. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
935731 Update Rollup 1 for Microsoft Dynamics CRM 3.0 Professional Edition for Service Providers is available
Status
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.This problem was corrected in Microsoft Dynamics CRM 3.0 Update Rollup 1 and Update Rollup 1 for Microsoft Dynamics CRM 3.0 Professional Edition for Service Providers.
More information
For more information about the terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates, click the following article numbers to view the articles in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates
887283 Microsoft Business Solutions CRM software hotfix and update package naming standards
crm3 crm30 crm3.0
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Article ID: 918115 - Last Review: 01/15/2015 15:05:29 - Revision: 5.0

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