Message Details

Product Name SQL Server
Event ID -2147199401
Event Source MSSQLServer
Symbolic Name
Message Text The Merge Agent failed after detecting that retention-based metadata cleanup has deleted metadata at the Subscriber for changes not yet sent to the Publisher. You must reinitialize the subscription (without upload).


The merge process failed because it detected that retention-based metadata cleanup at the Subscriber has deleted metadata for changes that have not been sent to the Publisher.

User Action

Reinitialize the subscription by specifying @upload_first = 'FALSE'.