CES service stops
Hi, I read everything on this issue: https://answers.coveo.com/questions/2739/ces-service-stops-immediately-after-starting since it's similar to mine. Although I'm sure I used the correct credentials since it's worked before.
I previously had a functional setup but had to uninstall and reinstall. Now I can't get CES to start (it would stop right after). this is the error I get:
Coveo Entreprise Search seems to be unavailable. Please make sure that the service is installed and started. Description: An unhandled exception occurred during the execution of the current web request. Please review the stack trace for more information about the error and where it originated in the code. Exception Details: Coveo.Framework.Exceptions.CesUnavailableException: Coveo Entreprise Search seems to be unavailable. Please make sure that the service is installed and started. Source Error: An unhandled exception was generated during the execution of the current web request. Information regarding the origin and location of the exception can be identified using the exception stack trace below. Stack Trace: [CesUnavailableException: Coveo Entreprise Search seems to be unavailable. Please make sure that the service is installed and started.] Coveo.AdminService.AdminServiceClientWrapper.TryHandleFaultException(FaultException`1 p_Exception) +87 Coveo.AdminService.AdminServiceClientWrapper.PerformAdminServiceCall(Func`1 p_Func) +177 Coveo.AdminService.AdminServiceClientWrapper.IsFirstTimeSetupDone() +95 Coveo.AbstractLayer.Communication.CES.AdminModule.InitializeCes() +92 Coveo.AbstractLayer.Communication.CES.CESCommunication.InitializeCes() +70 Coveo.SearchProvider.ProviderIndexBase.Initialize(IIndexDocumentPropertyMapper`1 p_DocumentTypeMapper) +2177 Coveo.SearchProvider.ProviderIndex.Initialize() +128 Coveo.SearchProvider.Configuration.CoveoSearchConfiguration.AddIndex(ISearchIndex p_Index) +204 [TargetInvocationException: Exception has been thrown by the target of an invocation.] System.RuntimeMethodHandle.InvokeMethod(Object target, Object arguments, Signature sig, Boolean constructor) +0 System.Reflection.RuntimeMethodInfo.UnsafeInvokeInternal(Object obj, Object parameters, Object arguments) +136 System.Reflection.RuntimeMethodInfo.Invoke(Object obj, BindingFlags invokeAttr, Binder binder, Object parameters, CultureInfo culture) +713 System.Reflection.MethodBase.Invoke(Object obj, Object parameters) +35 Sitecore.Configuration.Factory.AssignProperties(Object obj, Object properties) +832 Sitecore.Configuration.Factory.AssignProperties(XmlNode configNode, String parameters, Object obj, Boolean assert, Boolean deferred, IFactoryHelper helper) +696 Sitecore.Configuration.Factory.CreateObject(XmlNode configNode, String parameters, Boolean assert, IFactoryHelper helper) +289 Sitecore.Configuration.Factory.CreateObject(String configPath, String parameters, Boolean assert) +498 Sitecore.ContentSearch.ContentSearchManager.get_SearchConfiguration() +243 Coveo.SearchProvider.Applications.CoveoDiagnosticPage.GetIndexNamesList() +11 Coveo.SearchProvider.Applications.CoveoDiagnosticPage.OnInit(EventArgs p_Event) +194 System.Web.UI.Control.InitRecursive(Control namingContainer) +500 System.Web.UI.Page.ProcessRequestMain(Boolean includeStagesBeforeAsyncPoint, Boolean includeStagesAfterAsyncPoint) +1811
The error you included is a Coveo for Sitecore error. It doesn't help to know why CES is shutting down. Do you have any "Coveo Enterprise Search" errors in your Windows Event Viewer when you start the CES service? Can you edit your question and include those please?
You can also look for error messages in the CES system logs located in your index folder (usually at