SharePoint 2010 Search issue Internal server error exception. Troubleshoot issues Correlation ID

When your SharePoint 2010 search result Page show the following error:

Error Sharepoint Search

There are three solutions to solve it:

Solution 1:

You will have to install the following hotfix

For Windows Server 2008 R2, Hotfix for.NET Framework 3.5 SP1 that provides a method to support the token authentication without transport security or message encryption in WCF (

Solution 2:

Reboot your server(s). Ensure that your search services have started.

Solution 3:

Ensure you dont have any issues with your search databases. Eg. Out of disk space, SQL Alias not present on all SharePoint servers.

Hope this helps