SQL Server 2000 Publisher with SQL Server 2005 Distributor

I have a SQL Server 2000 server that I want to publish some information from. I want to set up replication as a publisher, but I would like to move the distributor to another server to lessen the load on my SQL 2000 server.

Can I use SQL 2005 as a distributor in this scenario?

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asked Oct 27, 2009 at 11:23 AM in Default

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This KB is the best source of information if you're considering a mixed-version topology.

In your case, regardless of the replication model, it looks like SQL Server 2005 distributors can be used with SQL Server 2000 publishers.

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answered Oct 27, 2009 at 12:10 PM

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