Message Details

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SQL Server

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Message Text

The merge process failed when obtaining a new identity range for the subscriber, or failed to determine if the subscriber needs a new identity range. Restart the synchronization to obtain the new identity range.


This error could indicate that the Publisher's identity range is not large enough.

User Action

Rerun the merge operation to obtain a new range.