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When you install a program that extends the Active Directory schema, for example Microsoft Exchange Server, after a time the following error messages may appear:
Incompatible partial set
This behavior can occur when Exchange Server extends the schema again to include a new attribute in the partial attribute set and forces full synchronizations of large sites and domains. After several days, replication may not have correctly synched. The periodic synchronization load can be exorbitant for the following reasons:
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/260910/EN-US/ )How to Obtain the Latest Windows 2000 Service Pack
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in Microsoft Windows 2000.
This problem was first corrected in Windows 2000 Service Pack 2.