troubleshooting Question

Enabling replication failed in Hyper-V

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Windows 10Hyper-VAzureWindows Server 2012Windows Server 2016
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Replication ErrorReplication ConfigurationFirewall Inbound RulesHi,
 I have two Hyper-V servers - W2012 (running Windows Server 2012, & W2016 (running Windows Server 2016, on the same network.  When I select the VM on W2012 and go thru replication, I get an error.
(1) I can ping W2016 from W2012 and ping W2012 from W2016.
(2) Both Hyper-V servers are "Enabled as a Replica server" using "Kerberos port 80" and chose "Allow replication from any authenticated server".
(3) I tried to replicate the VM in W2016 onto W2012, but it failed because I could not replicate 2016 VM to older version of HyperV.
(4) so I tried to replicate the VM in W2012 onto W2016, but I am getting this error. (please see the screenshot).
(5) On both Hyper-V servers, I enabled "Hyper-V Replicate HTTP and HTTPS Listeners" and rebooted the servers.
(6) Both Hyper-V servers have the same administrator password.

What can I do?
Ravi Kumar Atrey
Cloud Specialist- Azure

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