The automated distribution of transactional changes from a publishing database to one or more subscriber databases.

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Updateable Subscriptions: Rows do not match between Publisher and Subscriber

I have transactional replication with updatable subscribers set up in SQL Server 2008. It has 3 subscribers and 1 publisher. I had to setup replication again due to some errors related to the database ...
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Occasional transaction replication error

I have a transaction replication setup between two servers. Database size is around 400GB on publisher. There are six publications being published to subscriber. Occasionally, I see one of the ...
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sql the job was stopped prior to completion by shutdown sequence 0

I've transaction replication set up and running fine but today my Log Reader agent started having this warning : sql the job was stopped prior to completion by shutdown sequence 0 . The job was ...
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Expanding AlwaysOn Availability Groups with Replication Subscribers

I have query regarding "AlwaysOn Availability Groups with Replication Subscribers"... Can I add multiple publishers to a subscriber(which is part of availability group as a primary server)? In which ...
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Distribution clean up job in transactional replication. Records removed but files didnt

Distribution clean up job runs without errors according to schedule, but I noticed that snapshot files do not remove even if they are created beyond max_disretention period. Records from ...
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Changing the Owner of Replication Jobs

Just wondering if there is any gotchas with changing the owner of a sql server replication job. The job owner is currently a domain account, but that person is leaving the company, so the account is ...
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Best way to transfer a few tables from reserve server to production

We have two MS SQL Servers (2012 Standard Edition on Windows 2012 Server) which are located in the same subnet. One is production server. Another is reserve server. Currently there is a ...
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Changing Database Transaction isolation level to SNAPSHOT for SQL Server replication “distribution” database

I have a couple transactional replication publications that make large changes (nearly 1 billion records) to a publication article. These transactions are captured by the log reader and stored in the ...
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Replicate SCCM2012 DB to secondary read only server

We have a SCCM2012 DB that we're looking to replicate out to a SQL2012 or above server. The reason for the replication is for a new ITSM system to use ODBC to extract information about devices without ...
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Indexed view doesn't exist on the subscriber

I am configuring transactional replication in SQL Server. The subscription is configured as push from 2008R2 publisher (distributor is the same server) to 2012 subscriber. The object I want to ...
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How to delay replication start

I'm creating a new publication for replication using the @allow_initialize_from_backup option to avoid the snapshot immediate creation and therefore locking all objects replicated on articles. The ...
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Maintenance Plan on Replication Subscriber

I have seven subscribers to a replicated publication using transactional replication in SQL Server 2012. Do I treat the subscribers just like a normal database and perform maintenance via a ...
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Replication pull job on subscriber stopped running when removing article from publication

Version: SQL Server 2014 (Web edition) Replication: Transactional Came across an odd issue whereby the replication pull job on 10 of our 45 subscribers stopped running when removing article from ...
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What settings / statements are pushed to subscribers in transactional replication?

Version: SQL Server 2014 (Web edition) Replication: Transactional Are the following pushed to subscribers in transactional replication? SET_QUOTED_IDENTIFIER statement; SET ANSI_NULLS statement; ...
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SQL Server Replication

We had an issue with replication, where a large (7.5 million row) update was done on a 33 million row table. Replication converted that to 7.5 million individual update statements. When my alerting ...
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Replication throw an error after failover mirror partner is down in SQL Server

Received an error mentioned below after failover when mirror partner is down. Error : to fail over to a database which is not configured for database mirroring. code: 22037, text: 'Invalid ...
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Transactional replication latency issue

I inherited database systems like this. Currently I have publisher database in SQL Server 2005 compatibility mode on Windows Server 2008 R2 with SQL Server 2008R2 SP2 machine. Distributor is on the ...
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Delivering replicated transactions in SQL Server transactional replication

I had seen this message in no. of replication cases but never got to know what is the exact cause behind this message and what troubleshooting to be done to know what is going on. What I want to know ...
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Remove column from transactional replication

I have a situation where in I need to remove 1 column from transactional replication without actually dropping the column from table. Is it possible to remove it? When I try to do it from GUI it ...
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Can scheduled and continous replication configurations exist side-by-side on the same master/slave servers?

Environment We have a core sql server cluster. This cluster contains some databases that get replicated to a load-balanced sql cluster of currently 3 servers. These databases are replicated each 12 ...
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MSDTC and its relation to SQL Server

So I'm doing some research on MSDTC and its role it does or does not play in various types of calls within SQL Server, and it got me thinking on the following questions: Are there any 3rd party ...
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How to alter replicated column

I want to change the length of a replicated column. I ran this: exec sp_articlecolumn @publication = N'DIONLINE-SQL2014' , @article = N'Valuation' , @column = N'WallConstruction' , ...
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How to set up repl_distributor for data access

I need to run queries on the distributor server from the publisher during deployment in a transactional replication setup. I see repl_distributor is set up as a linked server, but am having trouble ...
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Replacement for transactional replication

My colleagues and I have to migrate a database from SQL Server 2008 R2 to SQL Server 2012. Schema, triggers, stored procedures etc. are working fine. But we also have to "migrate" the replication ...
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MySQL binary log - write operation

Consider a scenario, where you have a MySQL master and slave server in replication. As we know, binary log enabled on the master and the slave reads from the binary log of the master. From MySQL ...
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Transactional replication unspecified error SQL Server 2008 R2

I have a set up of Transaction Replication with the Publisher being the distributor. It works on Push mode. While replicating, more frequently for the past few weeks, the data is not being pushed to ...
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Transactional Replication with Always On via Sql Server 2014

My Scenario is given below...i want to configure transactional replication with alwayson and i know this is possible but my question is "I have two publisher sql server(SQL01_REPLICATION) is running ...
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Query Transactional Replication Article Filters

Through the UI, I can see that I have 2 tables with filters on them. I need to be able to query this information but cannot find the table that contains the data. I did a search for any column in the ...
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How to audit user that reinitialized replication in sql server

How can we track who reinitialized our replication. Is there a way to check this user or login? Thanks in advance
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will subscriber be available, if publisher or distributor is down?

We have to set up replication between two SQL Server databases residing on two different servers connected to the same domain. Our concern is that if the publisher is down, or distribution database is ...
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Download the replication snapshot file using FTPS

I have two databases for two companies. Company A's database contains domain data. The other company is pulling the data using snapshot replication. We have used FTP to communicate: Created FTP ...
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Transactional replication using articles filters and delete operations

I have a problem with my transactional replication when I use articles, filters, and delete operations. When I insert the new data into the publisher all the data that meets the specified filter is ...
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Stopping SQL Server Log Reader Agent In 2012

We implement Transactional Replication with 2 publishing servers, 4 publications and 1 subscribing server. I need to shut down our distribution server for several hours. When restarted, will the Log ...
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subscriber table needs to be updated - how to use a batch process AND how not to upset the replication while doing it?

I have a table called tblBOrderPaymentGiftVoucher that is replicated to 3 different subscriber servers. this table is part of a publication that contains many tables, some very big. I can't afford to ...
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SQL Server 2014 Transactional Replication Partition Switching

I am working with SQL Server 2014 Transactional Replication with tables that have partitions. The source tables are partition switched when they are loaded and so far I have been able to replicate ...
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Scripting SQL Server Replication

I am trying to use SSIS to take a backup of Replication scripts. I am using Script task and using ReplicationServer class under Microsoft.SqlServer.Replication. The problem is, the package is ...
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Transactional replication subscriber vs AG secondary replica for reporting

I am trying to recommend my client a SQL server upgrade (from 2005-> 2014) which will allow the users to create record snapshot (via SSRS) from a read-only data source. Data latency should be kept to ...
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load balancer in mysql cluster

Do MySQL cluster has its own inbuilt load balancer ? If yes then how can we use it ? I don't want to use third party tool like HA PROXY to set up LB because of financial constraint. As per MySQL DOC ...
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Create transactional publication error in SQL Server 2014

In attempting to create a new Publication for Transactional Replication in SQL Server, I end up getting the following error, with pretty much no way around it: SQL Server could not create ...
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Multiple Distributors in SQL Server Replication

Per this article, a Publisher can only have one remote Distributor in doing SQL Server Transactional Replication. Each Publisher can be assigned to only a single Distributor instance, but multiple ...
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is it possible to alter the primary key of a table (from non clustered to clustered) in the subscriber only and not break the replication?

I have a table that has an clustered unique index and a non clustered primary key with the same structure as the index. IF OBJECT_ID('[dbo].[tblBAccountHolder]') IS NOT NULL DROP TABLE [dbo].[...
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SQL Server 2012 Replication - MSrepl_commands growing all set to in progress

I'm stuck looking at this problem that we've had since our last restart almost a week ago. The distribution database is growing and no longer pruning; it appears that everything in the ...
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missing indexes on distributor database

Looking for missing indexes on my distributor databases, I surprisingly find too many. the tables that need to be indexed are generally 3: MSrepl_commands MSlogreader_history ...
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Multiple Replication Type Publications on Single DB

I have 2x critical DB's which until recently; I was reporting on as well as using in production. DB1 is a Vendor DB and DB2 an in-house DB used in conjunction with DB1 for custom tables and views (as ...
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Is it a good idea to disable lock escalation while adding new calculated columns to a table?

Having in mind that I can add computed columns to the subscription tables according to this link: SQL Server : Transactional Replication Computed Column Is it a good idea to disable lock escalation ...
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Attach replicated .MDF file with/without log after OS reinstalled

I have SQL Server 2014 DataCenter RTM Version on Windows 2012 Standard Edition for about 2 months and had migrated a database from SQL Server 2008 R2. The database had transactional replication was ...
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Replication - Daylight Saving time related issues

We had our replication subscribers complain when the clocks moved forward from 2 am to 3 am Pacific Time a few days back. And we noticed subscribers received delayed data. Our publications complained ...
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Availability Groups and Transactional Replication

My client has a setup as shown below. AG Group A ---------> Server A (DB--> A) ----> Server B ( DB--> A) Transactional Rep --> Server A ( DB-->A ) ---> Server C ( DB--> B) AG ...
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how to fix this replication alert?

Can anyone help me with the replication..when I was trying to add a new article on the publisher..I got the below alert.. I checked the subscriber the table wasn't there..
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I can't create a transactional replication

I have two databases identically in two SQL Server 2014 instances. The problem is as follows. I can access from server A to B, I can create the publication in server A and access to that publication ...