After provisioning the SharePoint 2013 Server Preview – Search Service Application – from the Central Administration, I see this error on the Search Administration in the Search Application Topology Section
I had used correct accounts, databases were created, Search related services were running on the server – no go!
Then I deleted the Search Service Application and used the Farm Configuration Wizard – same result.
The wraps were taken off last week on SharePoint vNext aka SharePoint 2013 and Preview bits have been made available to download and play!
This is the first post on SharePoint 2013 Preview and he objective is to provision Search Service Application and Usage Service Health with PowerShell to ensure that we have Database Names without GUID, else you will have to put up with something like this under