Configuration of SharePoint Storage Manager for a Content Database Fails

Article ID: SP0017 When you configure SharePoint Storage Manager, the automatic configuration of front-end web servers in the farm fails.

Symptom

When you configure SharePoint Storage Manager, the configuration fails with the following error message. The error message is in the CVSPRBSINstaller.log file, in the \LOGS\cvsprbsinstaller folder.

CopyRBSFiles --- Exception Copying files: System.UnauthorizedAccessException: Access to the path

Cause

No permission on the UNC path.

Resolution

Verify that users who are logged on to the web server can copy any file to the Remote BLOB Storage location without errors.