Number of Parameters Does Not Match Error Message from Distribution Task is an error message which occurs when the user use a DTS package (Data Transformation Services) to transfer the data from a publisher to a subscriber. This mostly occurs if the number of command can’t match the defined package of DTS and at such moment it returns error message to the user. If the number of parameter which is passed to update the stored procedure is incorrect or contain an invalid number it unable to perform an operation and return error message to the user. In this topic we will able to know How to fix number of Parameters Does Not Match.
Symptoms of the number of Parameters Does Not Match Error
When the user uses a Data Transmission Services package to transfer the data from a publisher to subscriber, it returns the below given error message on the PC screen generated by the Distribution Agent. The number of parameters in the replication command does not match what is defined in the DTS package. Regenerate the package.
Causes why the number of Parameters Does Not Match Error
If the table which is updated and contains a composite primary key is incorrect and doesn’t a valid number to the parameter it generates error. If the incorrect parameter is passed in store procedure which is work as a data store Windows unable to perform a task properly and it return error to the user. It is most necessary to take necessary action to avoid this issue from your System.
To get solution from this issue you have to install the latest service pack of Microsoft SQL Server 2000 because the old and incompatible version of database which is unable to run in Windows and generates error due to incorrect or invalid composite primary key. Basically Windows return error message due to many causes which is depend on the System and its uses. Improper maintenance of the PC may lead to malfunction of the System so to prevent the PC you have to keep proper maintenance of the System. If you are unable to install the latest service pack of Microsoft SQL Server 2000 to fix Number of Parameters Does Not Match Error Message from Distribution Task, you can also contact your System technician for get an instant solution.