Volume Snapshot Driver: The system may be low on resources.

Details
Product: Windows Operating System
Event ID: 6
Source: VolSnap
Version: 5.2.3790.1830
Message: Volume Snapshot Driver: The system may be low on resources.
   
Explanation

This event indicates that Volume Snapshot Driver was not able to allocate enough system resources to perform an operation.

Cause

Possible causes include:

  • The system is low on memory.
  • The system is low on CPU resources.
  • The system has a high disk I/O load.
   
User Action

Do one or more of the following:

  • Monitor the system resources (CPU usage and disk I/O performance) to identify what is causing the system to be low on resources.
  • Schedule Volume Shadow Copy Service or other operations during the least busy periods for the system.
  • Move the Diff Area to a different, dedicated volume.

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