After the Distributed File System Replication (DFSR) writer is backed up, it disappears.

Article:TECH48400  |  Created: 2006-01-07  |  Updated: 2011-09-14  |  Article URL
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Hotfix 29 adds support for Microsoft® Virtual Server 2005 R2. However the DFSR writer disappears after it is backed up.


Restart the DFS service for the writer to appear properly again.
NOTE: This hotfix does not resolve the above mentioned issue.

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