MergeSynchronizationAgent.SyncToAlternate Property


Gets or sets whether the synchronization is to an alternate synchronization partner.

 virtual property bool SyncToAlternate { bool get(); void set(bool value); };
public virtual bool SyncToAlternate { get; set; }
member this.SyncToAlternate : bool with get, set
Public Overridable Property SyncToAlternate As Boolean

Property Value


True if the synchronization is to an alternate synchronization partner; otherwise, false.



The Alternate Synchronization Partners feature for merge replication has been deprecated.

To select an alternate synchronization partner, the Publisher, PublisherDatabase, Publication, and Distributor properties should be set to the corresponding property values of an instance of the AlternateSynchronizationPartner class before the Synchronize method is called.

Applies to