Publisher and Distributor Properties, Publishers Tab
The following options are available on the Publishers tab of the Publisher and Distributor Properties dialog box.
Select the Publisher to enable from the list of all registered servers. If Microsoft® SQL Server™ 2000 Personal Edition is running on the Distributor, only the local server is listed as an available Publisher, and whether this Publisher is trusted.
View the name of the distribution database.
Display and modify the properties of the Publisher including distribution database used, snapshot folder location, and security connection used for the replication agent connection to the Publisher.
Enable all the listed Publishers to use this Distributor. If you have installed the Personal Edition, this control is not shown.
Clear all the listed Publishers, disabling them from using this Distributor. If SQL Server 2000 Personal Edition is running on the Distributor, this control is not shown.
Register a server that does not appear in the list. After the server is registered in SQL Server Enterprise Manager, the server will appear as an available Publisher and you can enable it. If SQL Server 2000 Personal Edition is running on the Distributor, this control is not shown.