Replication tools fail when a COM+ application proxy is installed on the source computer

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SYMPTOMS
Replication tools, such as Iissync.exe and Comrepl.exe, fail with the following error message:
STATUS [ComputerName]: Exporting application 'MyProxyApp' to 'C:\WINNT\System32\Com\Replication\ReplicaSource\MyProxyApp{BB0B5E21-75EE-487E-BE8F-59821ADD65F7}\comrepl.apl' ERROR [MachineName]:
An error occured copying files to 'C:\WINNT\System32\Com\Re plication\ReplicaSource\MyProxyApp{AB0B5E21-75EE-487E-BE8F-59821ADD65F7}\comrepl .apl' while exporting application 'MyProxyApp' . Error code was 80110407.
Make sure all the component files in this application are accessible. Make sure the folder is not open in another application, including the Windows Explorer.
Errors occurred - refer to the log file for details.
CAUSE
Replication tools cannot synchronize computers if a Microsoft COM+ application proxy is installed on the source computer.
RESOLUTION

How to obtain the hotfix

Windows 2000

This issue is fixed in the Microsoft Windows 2000 Post-Service Pack 4 (SP4) COM+ 1.0 Hotfix Package 27. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
822618 INFO: Availability of Windows 2000 Post-Service Pack 4 COM+ Hotfix Rollup Package 27

Windows XP

This issue is fixed in the Microsoft Windows XP COM+ Hotfix Rollup Package 9. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
895200 Availability of the Windows XP COM+ Hotfix Rollup Package 9
STATUS
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
kbWin2000preSP5COMRollup27Fix
Properties

Article ID: 819978 - Last Review: 01/17/2015 07:19:14 - Revision: 3.3

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