Exchange 2010 Group Related Error

You might encounter the error stating ” The name reference is invalid.This may be caused by replication latency between Active Directory domain controllers” while trying to customize some of the attributes related to one or more group using EMC or exchange management console. Well the first thing that will come to your mind is that you have replication problem related to your domain controllers specially if you have huge Directory Service Topology with so many domain controllers replicating. that said, fortunately the root of the problem is much simpler and related to EMC only. The solution is as following, remove the following two files from the below locations and your good to go.


C:\Users\xxxxxx\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\MMC\Exchange Management Console

C:\Users\xxxxxx\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\MMC\Exchange Queue Viewer

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