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Problems with DFS replication?

Posted on 2007-12-07
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Two servers Windows 2003 R2 Replication of the folder Public.
DFS Replication Health report shows errors:
 
Replication of this type of reparse point is not supported by the DFS Replication service.  
Affected replicated folders: Public
Description: The DFS Replication service encountered an unsupported reparse point in replicated folder Public with local path F:\Public. This reparse point (Public) will not be replicated because the replication of this type of reparse point is not supported by the DFS Replication service. Event ID: 4406
 
 Last occurred: den 3 december 2007 at 18:56:58 (GMT1:00)
 Suggested action: Replication of this type of reparse point is not supported by the DFS Replication service.  

Any suggestions why this happends and how to solve it?
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by:John Gates
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I see this from eventid.net

http://www.eventid.net/display.asp?eventid=+4406+&source=

What is in that folder?
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by:Handersson75
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Its a common folder with files and folders ... doc. pdf. xls etc. etc...
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Please read this over and make sure your DFS settings are inline:

http://www.microsoft.com/windowsserver2003/techinfo/overview/dfsfaq.mspx

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