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MetaBase.xml is out of sync in Orion Failover Engine Manager logs

Created by Harry Griffiths, last modified by MindTouch on Jun 23, 2016

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Warnings for out of sync issues found regarding the C:\WINDOWS\system32\inetsrv\MetaBase.xml in Orion Failover Engine (FoE) Manager logs.


  • Orion Failover Engine (FoE) all versions


 IISAdmin service is running on the passive server blocking write access to the file.


  1. Stop the IISAdmin service from running on the passive server.
  2. If you are not interested in MetaBase.xml, you can add an exclusion in FoE file check task:
  • Go to the Data tab in Orion Failover Engine (FoE) Manager
  • On file filters add exclusion, click browse, locate C:\WINDOWS\system32\inetsrv\MetaBase.xml
  1. Re-sync.



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19:29, 22 Jun 2016