Tag: distributor_admin

Replication Agent fails with “An error occurred during decryption.”

While helping a customer on a Replication issue, we encountered an very unusual error message. [crayon-5f0e428a792e4510252272/] There are some key words in this error (‘distributor_admin’, ‘repl_distributor’) which lead us down the path of failure in the Linked Server used by Replication Agent to connect back to the Distributor in order to update Agent status.  For
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