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SPWeb ProcessBatchData - One or more field types are not installed properly

I've created a SharePoint Timer Job that will process the contents of a tab delimetered text file, parse it through an XML field definition file, that details information on what to do with each tabbed column, and pushes it in to a nominated list in SharePoint.

To do this efficiently, I've used the ProcessBatchData method of the SPWeb object. Initially, it worked, with a sample set of about 3 columns. However, with more and more columns added, I began to receive the following error messages, as returned by the ProcessBatchData method:


<Result ID="" Code="-2130575340"><ErrorText>One or more field types are not installed properly. Go to the list settings page to delete these fields.</ErrorText></Result>



<Result ID="" Code="-2147023673"><ErrorText>The operation failed because an unexpected error occurred. (Result Code: 0x800704c7)</ErrorText></Result>


I've encountered such problems in the pa…