Directory replication fails and logs the following Application Event log errors:
Event ID: 3222 Source: Replicator Type: Error Description: Replicator could not access \\<MACHINE_NAME>\<SHARE_NAME>\DIR_NAME on <MACHINE_NAME> due to system error 5. Event ID: 3216 Source: Replicator Type: Error Description: System Error 2 occurred. Event ID: 3208 Source: Replicator Type: Error Description: The replication service could not update Directory Scripts from the source on <MACHIONE_NAME> due to error 2.The password for the replication account has changed.
To fix the problem:
1. Control Panel / Services.
2. Double-click the Directory Replicator service.
3. In the Log On As area, select This Account and type the user name that the replicator service should use. Enter the correct password and confirm it.
4. Complete the dialog.
5. STOP and Start the Directory Replicator service.