Problems with provisioning Central Administration site to SharePoint 2013 server

Rodin Frese 1 Reputation point
2021-06-28T08:41:59.08+00:00

We have some problems with reprovisioning the Central Administration site to our Central Admin Server. Our customer is running SharePoint 2013 farm on-premises.

Some error information about the problem:

06/27/2021 23:40:04 11 INF Leaving function StringResourceManager.GetResourceString
06/27/2021 23:40:04 11 ERR Failed to provision the SharePoint Central Administration Web Application.
An exception of type System.Collections.Generic.KeyNotFoundException was thrown. Additional exception information: The given key was not present in the dictionary.
System.Collections.Generic.KeyNotFoundException: The given key was not present in the dictionary.
at System.ThrowHelper.ThrowKeyNotFoundException()
at System.Collections.Generic.Dictionary`2.get_Item(TKey key)
at Microsoft.SharePoint.PostSetupConfiguration.CentralAdministrationSiteTask.ProvisionAdminVs()
at Microsoft.SharePoint.PostSetupConfiguration.CentralAdministrationSiteTask.Run()
at Microsoft.SharePoint.PostSetupConfiguration.TaskThread.ExecuteTask()

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Because of some critical certificates we are not able to create a new server. So we tried to search for a solution. But we couldn't find it yet.

Is someone familiar with this problem in SharePoint 2013?

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  1. CaseyYang-MSFT 10,316 Reputation points
    2021-06-29T09:49:54.84+00:00

    Hi @Rodin Frese ,

    Have you checked your service account? You could go to Active Directory Users and Computers > View > Advanced Features > Find your service account > Right click your service account > Click Properties > Security > Authenticated Users > Check the Read box in the Allow column > Ok.

    For Reference:
    https://bpetluri.blogspot.com/2013/01/sharepoint-2013-given-key-was-not.html
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