Error message when you try to create a full-text index in SQL Server 2005: "Full-text crawl manager has not been initialized. Any crawl started before the crawl manager was fully initialized will need to be restarted"
In Microsoft SQL Server 2005, when you try to create a full-text index on a table, you receive the following error message:
Msg 7644, Level 17, State 1, Line 2 Full-text crawl manager has not been initialized. Any crawl started before the crawl manager was fully initialized will need to be restarted. Please restart SQL Server and retry the command. You should also check the error log to fix any failures that might have caused the crawl manager to fail.
You also receive this error message when you try to change a full-text catalog.
This issue occurs because the SQL Server FullText Search engine cannot load the value of the
registry entry from the following registry subkey. Therefore, the crawl manager cannot be initialized.
registry entry to the SID that you noted in step 5.
Exit Registry Editor.
Restart the SQL Server FullText Search engine by using SQL Server Configuration Manager.
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a bug in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
925976 Error message when you try to install a SQL Server 2005 service pack or a SQL Server 2005 hotfix package: "Error 29528. The setup has encountered an unexpected error while Setting Internal Properties"