Monday, December 2, 2013

Server Error in’/’ Application

  Server Error in’/’ Application 

      Issue back ground: when open the Central administration page, It shows the Error.

          Exception Details: System.InvalidOperationException: This operation can be performed only on a computer that is joined to a server farm by users who have permissions in SQL Server to read from the configuration database. To connect this server to the server farm, use the SharePoint Products Configuration Wizard, located on the Start menu in Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Products

Cause: We are using the same account for DB and SharePoint. we Changed the  password for the account but not updated for SQL services.issue is due to the password for the account used in SQL. The changed PWD not updated in the SQL services



1.     Check the permissions for the account on SQL DB server
2.      If the account has Specific permissions alreday,check for whether the password was changed recently for the account or not.If changed the passowrd, Then Update the  password in the SQL services        
·       Go to Run->Services.msc-> Find the SQL server,SQL server Agent(Change the Updated PWD)

Please Comment if you need Any Help.Your Feed back is always Welcome.I Am Happy to Help !!!!!


  1. Anil,thanks for the post.this helps me to resolve the issue in out enviornment

  2. this solves the issue..thanks

  3. solved the issue

  4. The blog is great help for SharePoint community


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