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  • Hey,

    I like to install CRM 2013 on Windows Server 2012 (with all updates). As a SQL Server I use a SQL Server 2012 with SP1 on Windows Server 2012 R2 (with all updates).
    When I want install the CRM 2013 Server i become all time a time out by the check for the SQL Server. Firewall is configured fine. Ping is also working fine. I installed SQL Management on the same Server (CRM 2013) and can good connect to the SQL Server.

    How can I install the the CRM 2013 Server without the SQL Problem?

    Thanks for your help

    Stefan


    Viele Grüße Stefan

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    Sunday, March 30, 2014 2:14 PM

Answers

  • Thanks for your help.

    With MS we have found the problem.

    The model DB was to big so the time for creating an new DB was to log.

    The model DB has now a size from only 2MB and the CRM installation runs.


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    • Marked as answer by Stefan3110 Wednesday, April 2, 2014 9:00 AM
    Tuesday, April 1, 2014 8:08 PM

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  • Can you be more specific?

    What is the exact error you are receiving and in what part of the installation?

    Thanks

    Monday, March 31, 2014 7:17 AM
  • The error comes when CRM checks the SQL Server. It shows only Timeout.

    First you fill in the destination where you like to install the binaries, fill in the DNS from SQL, the company name,... at the end it will check AD, SQL Server, Reporting,... (there comes the error).


    Viele Grüße Stefan

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    Monday, March 31, 2014 8:04 AM
  • You may receive a timeout if you have a serious performance issue with the SQL server or some sort of network issues

    But you still didn't write the error you are getting - please write it down for us here  

    Monday, March 31, 2014 9:24 AM
  • On the SQL Server also run TFS and SahrePoint with no problems. The SQL has also enough Performance.

    I can ping the SQL Server and also connect from the CRM maschine with Management Studio the SQL Server.

    When I delete the login for teh CRM Account it shows "the acount has no permissions on the SQL Server".

    This is the error:

    Timeout expired.  The timeout period elapsed prior to completion of the operation or the server is not responding.
    The wait operation timed out

    It comes on System Check - Microsoft SQL Server


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    • Edited by Stefan3110 Monday, March 31, 2014 10:58 AM
    Monday, March 31, 2014 9:59 AM
  • Is this a new installation or are you upgrading \ connecting to an existing deployment?
    Monday, March 31, 2014 11:24 AM
  • This is a new installation.

    Viele Grüße Stefan

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    Monday, March 31, 2014 11:27 AM
  • Try the following:

    http://bingsoft.wordpress.com/2010/03/02/the-timeout-period-elapsed-prior-to-completion-of-the-operation-or-the-server-is-not-responding/

    As you still don't have the MSCRM folder in Registry because CRM is not installed yet - create it manually, and then add the  OLEDBTimeout and the ExtendedTimeout registry subkeys

    it's a long shot  but it's worth a try...

    Did you try turning the local firewall off? is it possible that something is blocking port 1433?


    Monday, March 31, 2014 11:31 AM
  • If this does not help run the installation process again, once if fails please check the event log on the SQL server both application and system - you should see a relevant entry there 

    Monday, March 31, 2014 12:08 PM
  • This is the error showing on the SQL Server 

    FCB::Open failed: Could not open file D:\Program Files\Microsoft SQL Server\MSSQL11.MSSQLSERVER\MSSQL\Data\company_MSCRM.mdf for file number 0.  OS error: 2(The system cannot find the file specified.).

    The file company_MSCRM.mdf not exist on drive d. This database will by created by the installation from CRM. 

    Drive d has enough free space.


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    Monday, March 31, 2014 1:24 PM
  • Well then here is your problem my friend - You do not have enough free space on drive D: - this is the drive the Database is trying to create itself - free some space and try again.
    • Proposed as answer by TZ00KI Monday, March 31, 2014 1:27 PM
    • Unproposed as answer by TZ00KI Monday, March 31, 2014 1:36 PM
    Monday, March 31, 2014 1:27 PM
  • Drive d has over 200gb free space.

    Viele Grüße Stefan

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    Monday, March 31, 2014 1:35 PM
  • Sorry i just now see that you wrote HAS enough... give me a few minutes :)
    Monday, March 31, 2014 1:36 PM
  • no problem

    Viele Grüße Stefan

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    Monday, March 31, 2014 1:40 PM
  • Check this:

    http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2015754

    section 4.

    Maybe SQL default database locations are defined to a path that does not exist? can you access the path in the error?


    • Edited by TZ00KI Monday, March 31, 2014 1:41 PM
    Monday, March 31, 2014 1:41 PM
  • I can access the path.

    The Service user (this user is running the crm installation) has rights on the SQL Server but not on the physical maschine which runs the SQL Server. This can be the problem.?


    Viele Grüße Stefan

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    Monday, March 31, 2014 1:54 PM
  • Yes

    This user needs to be an SQL Sysadmin + Server Local Admin in order for the installation to go through

    Monday, March 31, 2014 1:56 PM
  • I bring up the user to a local admin. But I can first at night restart the sql server.

    Only to setup the user as a server local admin dosnt help.


    Viele Grüße Stefan

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    Monday, March 31, 2014 2:34 PM
  • The error is still there.

    It comes also when i run the CRM installation with the SQL Server installation user


    Viele Grüße Stefan

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    Monday, March 31, 2014 8:52 PM
  • All in all the error is pretty clear - it seems that SQL is unable to create the DB in its default location.

    What happens if you try to create a new DB? Maybe the SQL Server service account does not have permissions over the folder in the error log?


    • Edited by TZ00KI Tuesday, April 1, 2014 6:00 AM
    Tuesday, April 1, 2014 6:00 AM
  • Yes I can. I test it local from the SQL Server and from the CRM Server.

    Viele Grüße Stefan

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    Tuesday, April 1, 2014 7:13 AM
  • I'm out of ideas here

    Everything points out to permissions problem... maybe there is a problem with the installation - try re downloading it and updating the installation files

    • Proposed as answer by TZ00KI Wednesday, April 2, 2014 12:15 PM
    • Unproposed as answer by TZ00KI Wednesday, April 2, 2014 12:16 PM
    Tuesday, April 1, 2014 8:13 AM
  • Thanks for your help.

    With MS we have found the problem.

    The model DB was to big so the time for creating an new DB was to log.

    The model DB has now a size from only 2MB and the CRM installation runs.


    Viele Grüße Stefan

    Kontakt unter Info@IT-Kiessig.de

    • Marked as answer by Stefan3110 Wednesday, April 2, 2014 9:00 AM
    Tuesday, April 1, 2014 8:08 PM