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Category: Other
SQL Server versions: 2008, 2008 R2, 2012, 2014, 2016, 2017


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Occurs during synchronization of multiple concurrent error log initializations. Information from Microsoft®


This wait has never occurred recently

ERROR_REPORTING_MANAGER has not occurred recently on 4207 instances checked.

Prevalence of ERROR_REPORTING_MANAGER across the Spotlight Population