Please keep in mind when you want to create a Single Server installation of SharePoint 2013 that you don’t install SharePoint 2013 on a Domain Controller. Some features of SharePoint 2013 don’t work when you install it on the Domain Controller. Today I found one:
When I tried to activate my Sandboxed Solution on my single server SharePoint 2013 installation it failed with the following error:
Then I tried to activate the same solution on a SharePoint 2013 installation with a seperate domain controller server and it worked! And when you leave the feature event receiver commented out it’s also working on the single server installation.