FIX: Error 9003 occurs when you back up a database on a secondary replica in Microsoft SQL Server 2016

Gælder for: SQL Server 2016 DeveloperSQL Server 2016 EnterpriseSQL Server 2016 Enterprise Core

Symptoms


Assume that you run a database backup on a secondary replica in an Always On availability group in Microsoft SQL Server 2016, you may receive the following error message:
Error: 9003, Severity: 20, State 1

Status


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section. 

Resolution


This issue is fixed in the following cumulative update for SQL Server:
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