Error when publishing on premise Skype for business topology

Darryl 256 Reputation points

I am trying to decomission our hybrid on premise S4B and Lync systems. I've followed this guide decommission-remove-on-prem
. When i come to publish the topology i get the following error:

Error: An error occurred: "System.InvalidOperationException" "Central Management store does not match configured Central Management store database."

I can't find anything after googling it and my knowledge of Skype isn't great. Can anyone help with what his error means?

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Skype for Business
A Microsoft communications service that provides communications capabilities across presence, instant messaging, audio/video calling, and an online meeting experience that includes audio, video, and web conferencing.
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  1. Sharon Zhao-MSFT 24,656 Reputation points Microsoft Employee

    @Darryl ,

    Which step do you get this error message?

    Please note that the official document in your question applies only if you are using Method 2 for managing user attributes, as described here.

    In addition, before decommissioning on-premises Skype for Business environment, please complete the first three steps:

    Step 1. Move all required users from on-premises to online.

    Step 2. Disable your hybrid configuration.

    Step 3. Move hybrid application endpoints from on-premises to online.

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