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Event ID: 8213 Source: VSS

Volume Shadow Copy Service error: The process that hosts the writer with name Cluster Service Writer and ID <id> does not run under a user with sufficient access rights. Consider running this process under a local account which is either Local System, Administrator or Backup operator. For more information, see Help and Support Center at
According to ME2009272, this event can be recorded if the system writer is missing.
As per Microsoft: "This problem occurs when the user account that is being used to import the DCHP database is not an explicit member of the local Administrators group of the source DHCP server". See ME890480 to solve this problem.
When you upgrade your server cluster from Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 3 (SP3) to Windows Server 2003, Enterprise Edition, the Cluster service does not start. This problem may occur if the Cluster service account is not an explicit member of the local Administrators group. See ME812877 to fix this problem.

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