DFS service won't start

Posted on 2007-10-05
Last Modified: 2012-06-22
DFS service won't start.  Error code is 216 0xd8:  DFS replication service cannot be started on local computer.
Question by:ikeepon
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    Expert Comment

    Are you using DFS?  i.e. you have a replication topology set-up and have enabled mirrored shares?

    Author Comment

    Yes, it was working yesterday.
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    Accepted Solution

    The Microsoft article for troubleshooting DFS issues is here:

    Have you looked in the event viewer to see if there are more (and hopefully more descriptive!) errors reported?  If there are, please post them back here as it should shed more light.

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