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I have a network with one Windows 2003 Small Business Server. I get a journal wrap error after every reboot for the past week. I've seen the instructions on how to fix this, but before I do I'd like to know if File Replication Services should even be running if there's only one server in the domain.

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If you only have one domain controller in your network, then yes you can turn off File Replication services (FRS).

If you have a primary domain controller and secondary domain controller or backup domain controller, then I would look at fixing FRS.

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+1, thanks for reminding me :-) – DutchUncle Mar 2 '11 at 21:34

This service runs by default in the case that you promoted another DC. Had you ever at any point had another DC in this network?

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I've never had another DC in the network, seems to be on by default on a SBS2003 installation. – baldy Mar 4 '11 at 10:59

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