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I've got some public folders that I want replicated to the new email server I just built and I went in to the properties of each folder and added the 2nd Exchange server as a replica but none of the data from the old Exchange server is being replicated.  I'm getting error messages on the old server saying:  

Error 1129 occurred while processing a replication event.

 Folder: (1-7B529) IPM_SUBTREE\xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

I get this warning for every public folder I have.  Thanks in advance!
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by:sr1xxon
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that error means that the replica has not been created.

does this help?

http://support.microsoft.com//kb/936000


also, please look at mgmt console - system - replicas in the OLD exchange server, set the replication partner to the new exch server public folder instance.
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by:pro-install
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Public folders are always tricky.

Just backup the public folders using outlook, and restore it on the new server.
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sr1xxon earned 500 total points
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oh - pls check that you have enabled public folder replication globally

properties - replication - add new exchange server in dialog "replicate public folders to these information stores"
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properties - replication - add new exchange server in dialog "replicate public folders to these information stores"

Where do I set this?  On the properties of each folder I want to replicate?
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by:vianceadmin
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When I look at the status of the replication, it says "both modified" and "in sync" but when I click on the "status" tab, it shows the old server has 200+ items and the new only has 5 (I think because the 5 are new items that someone has recently created).  I set the replica up (new server) but it just doesn't look like it's pushing those changes...
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by:Manpreet SIngh Khatra
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With Exchange 2003 to add a PFReplica you can use PFDavAdmin to collectively do for a Main PF an dall SUbfolder or as you want

http://www.msexchange.org/articles-tutorials/exchange-server-2003/tools/PFDavAdmin-tool-Part2.html

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb508858(v=EXCHG.65).aspx

- Rancy
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by:vianceadmin
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Finally ended up syncing...Just needed to give it some time.
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Good to hear :)

- Rancy
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