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How to make a copy of a large list within the same site

Posted By:      Posted Date: December 04, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint

I have a large list (125MB) that I wish to make an exact copy of within the same subsite of a site collection (albeit with a different list name, of course).

Because of the size, creating a template with content throws cabinet errors even with an increased max template size.

The gl-export/import does not work when importing/exporting into the same site (it just appends the data to the existing list). importlistitem/exportlistitem also seem to have a bug that prevents the import from working properly.

Creating a blank list off of the template and copying items over in datasheet view is not feasible as it does not appear to retain created/modified data.

This is MOSS 2007 SP1, though publishing features are not available on this particular site. This can be investigated if it is the only method.

Any advice?

Thank you for your time.

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