Microsoft Teams Channel and PDL Moves

Copper Contributor

I am trying to move a Team and their channels to a different Preferred Data Location. As per the Microsoft article, the Shared Channels SharePoint sites can move via the Start-SPOSiteContentMove commandlet after the team has changed regions. When I run the commandlet i get the following error:

PS C:\WINDOWS\system32> Start-SPOSiteContentMove -SourceSiteUrl  URL -DestinationDataLocation EUR
CorrelationId: 492c8fa0-60d0-3000-0c8f-2f29343b2694
Start-SPOSiteContentMove : Error Code: -33,The site 'URL' cannot be moved. It has
template 'TEAMCHANNEL'.


The referring Microsoft article is


Any help would be appreciated. 

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I'm having the same issue. Did you ever figure it out?