Error Code: [1601] Configuration of SharePoint Storage Manager Fails

Article ID: SP0015 The configuration of a SharePoint Storage Manager fails on the front-end web servers.

Symptom

The configuration of a SharePoint Storage Manager on the front-end web servers fails with the following error message in the CVSPRBSINstaller.log file:

Installrbs --- Exception while Installing, error code 1601

Cause

The SharePoint Timer Service account is not added to the local Administrators group.

Resolution

Add the SharePoint Timer Service account to the local Administrators group, and then restart the SharePoint server.