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The merge process failed when obtaining a new identity range for the subscriber, or failed to determine if the subscriber needs a new identity range. Restart the synchronization to obtain the new identity range.

This error could indicate that the Publisher's identity range is not large enough.

Rerun the merge operation to obtain a new range.

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