The Microsoft Exchange Replication Service encountered an error while attempting to start a replication instance for %1. The specific error code returned is: %2.

Details
Product: Exchange
Event ID: 2060
Source: MSExchangeRepl
Version: 8.0
Symbolic Name: ConfigurationCheckerFailed
Message: The Microsoft Exchange Replication Service encountered an error while attempting to start a replication instance for %1. The specific error code returned is: %2.
   
Explanation

This Error event indicates that the Microsoft® Exchange Replication (MSExchangeRepl) service encountered an invalid configuration. The Exchange Replication service starts an instance where it checks for invalid configurations. The event may be generated by the following conditions:

  • The source and the destination paths to log files or system files do not point to the correct locations.

  • Paths point to disks that are not mounted.

  • The Microsoft Exchange Replication service cannot read from the cluster database.

For more information, see the following topics:

   
User Action

To resolve the error, follow one or more of these steps:

  • Check the error description of the event and follow the steps that are required based on the specific error. For example, if the error indicates that the source or destination path is incorrect, fix the path.

  • If the Microsoft Exchange Replication service cannot read from the cluster database, use the Services snap-in to check whether the Cluster Service is running.

If you are not already doing so, consider running the tools that Microsoft Exchange offers to help administrators analyze and troubleshoot their Exchange environment. These tools can help you make sure that your configuration is in line with Microsoft best practices. They can also help you identify and resolve performance issues, improve mail flow, and better manage disaster recovery scenarios. Go to the Toolbox node of the Exchange Management Console to run these tools now. For more information about these tools, see Toolbox in the Exchange Server 2007 Help.

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