Applies To: SQL Server 2016
|Product Name||SQL Server|
|Message Text||The Merge Agent was unable to generate a partitioned snapshot for this subscription; either the Snapshot Agent failed to run or the location for the partitioned snapshot could not be accessed. The subscription will be initialized using a standard snapshot.|
This error indicates one of the following problems occurred:
A failure while running a snapshot job through the snapshot control.
A failure while obtaining the location for the dynamic snapshot job.
Review the snapshot history tables on the distribution database, or use SQL Server Profiler to debug the snapshot process.