Exporting a database that is/was used as SQL Data Sync metadata database

When trying to export a database that is or was used as SQL Data Sync metadata database you can encounter errors like: Error encountered during the service operation. Could not extract package from specified database. The element DataSyncEncryptionKey_1076efa36f054d35a60e717333298486 is not supported in Microsoft Azure SQL Database v12. or Error encountered during the service operation. One…