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An error may be displayed if publishing a locator using ArcGIS for Desktop and sharing the service from the Sharing tab on the Service Editor. Publishing may fail with the error message "Failed to publish service".
The Sharing tab should not be available when publishing a locator since this function is not supported.
Do not select to share services from the Sharing tab on the Service Editor when publishing a locator to ArcGIS Server.