One-time Timer Jobs fail to start

I recently ran into an issue with a SharePoint 2013 farm in which one-time timer jobs were failing to run.  This was impacting the ability to deploy solutions, run Merge-SPLogFile, etc.  When running Merge-SPLogFile from an app server, it kept failing on the web front ends (WFEs) with a message of “WARNING:  Unable to start job…

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Unable to start SharePoint Search Host Controller

I recently encountered an issue with the SharePoint Search Host Controller service being unable to start in a customer’s SharePoint 2013 farm, so am posting this blog to hopefully save you some troubleshooting headache.  The following issue is most likely to occur in a “least privilege” configuration, especially one in which the server permissions get…

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