Jason

TL;DR: Reboot your web front end and reboot where the deployment manager is located.
EDIT: TL;DR-2: Make sure the services you’re trying to connect to are online. (If not, contact necessary vendors etc)

Recently a colleague restored a database on our UAT environment from a backup from live. They disabled the organisation, took backups, turned of services, restored databases, turned services on and then.. Everything broke with the following error:

Web Error:

Event Viewer:

 

Spent time digging around in eventvwr and then realised a reboot might fix it.

Reboot the server.

If it happens again and this fails, I’ll update.

June 5, 2017

Dynamics CRM – Creating an instance of the COM component with CLSID {080D0D78-F421-11D0-A36E-00C04FB950DC} from the IClassFactory failed due to the following error: 800401e4 Invalid syntax (Exception from HRESULT: 0x800401E4 (MK_E_SYNTAX))

TL;DR: Reboot your web front end and reboot where the deployment manager is located. EDIT: TL;DR-2: Make sure the services you’re trying to connect to are […]
May 10, 2017

Windows Server 2012 – The page you are looking for cannot be displayed because an invalid method (HTTP verb) was used to attempt access.

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Personal Update

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Dynamics CRM 2011 (!!!) – Dashboards – You do not have enough privileges to access the Microsoft Dynamics CRM object or perform the requested operation

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select distinct OBJECT_NAME(id) from sys.syscomments where text like ‘%6%’
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