FIX: "(0x80004002) No such interface supported" error when you use RMO to run Web Synchronization for Merge Replication in SQL Server 2016

Applies to: SQL Server 2016 Enterprise CoreSQL Server 2016 EnterpriseSQL Server 2016 Developer


When you use Replication Management Objects (RMO) to run Web Synchronization for Merge Replication in Microsoft SQL Server 2016, you receive an error message that resembles the following:

+ $exception {Microsoft.SqlServer.Replication.ComErrorException (0x80004002): No such interface supported
   at Microsoft.SqlServer.Replication.MergeSynchronizationAgent.Run()
   at Microsoft.SqlServer.Replication.MergeSynchronizationAgent.Synchronize()
   at ConsoleSync.Program.Main(String[] args)


This fix is included in the following updates:


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