Monitoring Replication Agents

Microsoft SQL Server Replication Monitor provides a systemic view of replication activity, but also makes it straightforward to find information on a specific agent. The following list includes each agent, the tabs in the Replication Monitor on which it can be found, and a link to a topic that explains how to access these tabs:

SQL Server Management Studio also provides basic monitoring of replication agents. For more information, see How to: Monitor Replication Agents from Management Studio (SQL Server Management Studio).