Lync event ID 1017 – File transfer failed for some replica machines

When you receive event id 1017 LS File Transfer Agent Service you can easily check if this is a persistent error or an incident.
The eventvwr message which is located in: “Applications and Services logs \ Lync server” will look something like this:


First open the Lync Server Management Shell and type the following Lync Server PowerShell cmdlet:

This will show you the ActiveReplica servers and the L
Now manualy initiate a replication by running:

Run the status cmdlet once more and check if the LastUpdatedOn value has been updated.


You should now also see a new event in the eventvwr.


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