ConfigMgr 2007 service running: SMS_SITE_VSS_WRITER Monitor

  • ID:  SMSv4_service_running__SMS_SITE_VSS_WRITER_19_Rule.AdvancedAlertCriteriaMonitor
  • Description:   
  • Target:  ConfigMgr Server
  • Enabled:  Yes

Operational States

Name State Description
AlertLevelSuccess Success  
AlertLevelWarning Warning  
AlertLevelError Error  

Alert Details

Monitor State Message Priority Severity Auto Resolution
  (Warning) ConfigMgr 2007 service running: SMS_SITE_VSS_WRITER Medium Match Monitor Health Yes

Run As Profiles

Name
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Monitor Knowledgebase

Summary

The SMS SITE VSS WRITER service has stopped. Configuration Manager requires this service to record and access necessary data. This condition does not repair itself and must be resolved before Configuration Manager can resume some of its core functions.

Causes

This condition typically occurs when:

  • The computer is shut down or is restarted.

  • Configuration Manager 2007 is being upgraded with Configuration Manager hotfixes or with Configuration Manager service packs.

  • The site server is backed up.

  • The SMS SITE VSS WRITER service is manually shut down.

Resolutions
This unit monitor does not contain any resolutions.
External References

For more assistance, see a list of additional support options in the support section of the Configuration Manager Web site at Support for Configuration Manager.

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