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If you have Microsoft Windows 2000 or Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.0, Pull subscribers can use the Windows Synchronization Manager (WSM) to synchronize with the publisher.
This article documents the registry keys that are used by WSM. If the WSM is not able to open the properties of a subscription, or to synchronize with the publisher, check the registry keys documented in this article and the permissions to the key.
WARNING: If you use Registry Editor incorrectly, you may cause serious problems that may require you to reinstall your operating system. Microsoft cannot guarantee that you can solve problems that result from using Registry Editor incorrectly. Use Registry Editor at your own risk.
The Synchronization Manager uses the following key to get a list of items to display (for example, Microsoft SQL Server 2000):