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Used by transactional replication during backup and restore so that the replicated data at the Distributor is synchronized with data at the Publisher. This stored procedure is executed at the Publisher on the publication database.
sp_replrestart is an internal replication stored procedure and should only be used when restoring a database published in a transactional replication topology as directed in the topic Strategies for Backing Up and Restoring Snapshot and Transactional Replication.