Server Backups fail when apply SHAREPOINT SP1

if you have SBS 2011 and you or your client installed SharePoint sp1

Backups will fail

Backup unsuccessful.  A volume shadow copy service operation failed.  Unknown error (0x800423f0)

see Backup has started to fail and will not work SBS 2011: 
http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/smallbusinessserver/thread/b9a8a1a8-0aa1-4a71-b660-3a9ab41ec287

RESOLUTION:  Run the psconfig command

You need to fix SharePoint before your backup will work.

1. Open an Administrative command prompt.
2. Change directory to C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\14\BIN
3. Run PSConfig.exe -cmd upgrade -inplace b2b -force -cmd applicationcontent -install -cmd installfeatures

 

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