SharePoint 2010: MsiInstaller errors while attempting to manage a User Profile Service Application

Applies to: SharePoint Server 2010

Symptoms


When you attempt to manage the User Profile Service Application via Central Admin on a SharePoint Server 2010 with the User Profile Synchronization service started after an IISReset, the following warnings are logged in the application log of the SharePoint server:

Source:        MsiInstaller
Event ID:      1004
Level:         Warning
Keywords:      Classic
User:          NETWORK SERVICE
Description:
Detection of product '{90140000-104C-0000-1000-1000000FF1CE}', feature 'PeopleILM', component '{1C12B6E6-898C-4D58-9774-AAAFBDFE273C}' failed.  The resource %programfiles%\Microsoft Office Servers\14.0\Service\Microsoft.ResourceManagement.Service.exe' does not exist.

Source:        MsiInstaller
Event ID:      1001
Level:         Warning
Keywords:      Classic
User:          NETWORK SERVICE

Detection of product '{90140000-104C-0000-1000-1000000FF1CE}', feature 'PeopleILM' failed during request for component '{1681AE41-ADA8-4B70-BC11-98A5A4EDD046}'

Source:        MsiInstaller
Event ID:      1015
Level:         Warning
Keywords:      Classic
User:          NETWORK SERVICE

Failed to connect to server. Error: 0x80070005


Cause


The Network Service account does not have rights to the %programfiles%\Microsoft Office Servers\14.0 folder.

Resolution


Grant the Network Service account read access to the %programfiles%\Microsoft Office Servers\14.0 folder