Service instance provisioning failed - Event 7034 (SharePoint Server 2010)


Applies to: SharePoint Server 2010, SharePoint Foundation 2010

Alert Name:   Service instance provisioning failed

Event ID:   7034

Summary:   An attempt to start or stop a service instance failed on a server in your farm because the service instance provisioning failed.

Symptoms:   This event might appear in the event log: Event ID: 7034 Description: An attempt to start/stop instance of service <service type> on server <server name> did not succeed. Re-run the action via UI or command line on the specified server. Additional information is below:<more details>.

Cause:   The failure can have several causes. For more details, see the event details.

Resolution:   Start the service

  • Ensure that you are a member of the Farm Administrators SharePoint group before performing this task.

  • On the Central Administration Home page, in the System Settings section, click Manage services on sever.

  • On the Services on Server page, select the server from the Server drop-down list.

  • On the Services on Server page, click Start in the Action column next to the service.