Suspend Public Folder Content Replication

Applies to: Exchange Server 2010

This topic explains how to use the Exchange Management Shell to suspend the replication of public folder content.


Suspending public folder replication applies only to content replication. Hierarchical replication will continue normally.

If you experience a configuration error pertaining to the replication of the public folder hierarchy, you must suspend the replication of public folder content and correct the error. You can resume the replication of public folder content after you have fixed the error, and then let the change replicate throughout the public folder hierarchy. For more information about how to resume public folder replication, see Resume Public Folder Content Replication.

Looking for other management tasks related to public folders? Check out Managing Public Folders.

Use the Shell to suspend public folder content replication

You need to be assigned permissions before you can perform this procedure. To see what permissions you need, see the "Public folders" entry in the Mailbox Permissions topic.


You can't use the EMC to suspend public folder content replication.

This command suspends content replication.


For detailed syntax and parameter information, see Suspend-PublicFolderReplication.