Applies To: SQL Server 2016
|Product Name||SQL Server|
|Message Text||The Merge Agent failed after detecting that retention-based metadata cleanup has deleted metadata at the Publisher for changes not yet sent to the Subscriber. You must reinitialize the subscription (without upload).|
The merge process failed because it detected that retention-based metadata cleanup at the Subscriber has deleted metadata for changes that have not been sent to the Publisher.
Reinitialize the subscription by using @upload_first = 'FALSE'.