1

I want to create external content type, so in central admin I create a new Business Data Connectivity Service (BDC) and I start the service from system settings --> manage service on servers. but when I get back to application management --> Manage Service application the status is stopped. I made an IISReset, with no luck, when I click on my (BDC), I have the following error :

The load balancer is not provisioned. Verify the load balancer was provisioned successfully before retrieving endpoint addresses. 

I tried 3 times to re-create the BDC. but still not working.

Help please.

0

You should try to do the following :

  • login with SharePoint Farm Account.
  • Make Sure that the SharePoint Timer Service is Running, also try to restart it
  • Make Sure that the BDC Service account has been added to Managed Account in Central Administration.
  • Remove the BDC service from Manage Application Service in Central Administration.
  • Restart IIS.
  • Restart BDC service at manage service on servers then reconfigures it again.
  • Restart IIS.
  • After it has been created and started > Make Sure that the BDC Application Service is connected to the Web Application.

If all the above steps do not help , try to install SharePoint 2010 SP2 then run Sharepoint Configuration Wizard , then try to create BDC again that should be now created and started successfully . (Note : It's heavily recommended to install SharePoint Service Pack first at dev environment , also take a backup to allow rollback.)

Note : Some articles said to try to install WCF hotfix for .Net FrameWork 3.5 SP1 but really I can't find any link for this hotfix.

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.