What do you do when you attempt to sync your remote database, but it fails?
The first thing to try is to simply go to the Publisher (main) Database, and verify that “Accept Incoming Syncs” is enabled.
While it was previously enabled and working, sometimes it stops. This could be due to a number of things (electrical surge, system downloading automatic updates, etc.), but I think this most often happens due to
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Whatever the reason, from your Tools menu in the Publisher Database, notice“Synchronize Database”, and “Accept Incoming Syncs”.
“Accept Incoming Syncs” will have a checkmark on the left if it is already enabled, or it will NOT have a checkmark if it is NOT enabled.
If it was not checked and you selected it, you should be in luck! Now return to the remote database and attempt to sync...