CRM 2011: The provided uri did not return any Service Endpoints!

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sometimes this error comes up when connecting to CRM through visual studio

The provided uri did not return any Service Endpoints!

If you go to Control Panel>Administrative Tools>Services and MSCRMAsyncService – Microsoft Dynamics CRM Asynchronous Processing Service and if you restart this service should fix the issues