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Idle State

Last modified: April 15, 2011

Applies to: Office 2010 | Outlook 2010 | Visual Studio

This topic describes what happens during the idle state of the replication state machine.

State Identifier:


Related Data Structure:


From this state:

Not applicable

To this state:

Synchronize state

Note Note

The replication state machine is a deterministic state machine. A client departing from one state to another must eventually return to the former from the latter.

Nothing happens in this state. A local store is in this state before replication is initiated and after replication is complete.