Configuring Database fails and presents a Red X when installing System Center 2012 Operations Manager


When configuring the database during the System Center 2012 Operations Manager installation, next to the database name field, you may receive a Red Circle with an X inside and no tooltip provided with further information about the error if you hover over it.

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This issue occurs when the database name provided is greater than 128 characters. To resolve the issue, shorten the database name to less than 128 characters.

Article ID: 2704143 - Last Review: Jul 9, 2012 - Revision: 1

Microsoft System Center 2012 Operations Manager