EBS Management Server: Troubleshooting 'gatherer event 2436 logged every 5 minutes' error

On EBS Management Servers with Windows Essential Business Server SharePoint Add-in installed, you may see the an event similar to one (see pic) in Application Log in Event Viewer every 5 minutes. “This error occurs because Gatherer service attempts to locate content at root of published SharePoint site by default. The EBS SharePoint Add-in publishes […]

On EBS Management Servers with Windows Essential Business Server SharePoint Add-in installed, you may see the an event similar to one (see pic) in Application Log in Event Viewer every 5 minutes. “This error occurs because Gatherer service attempts to locate content at root of published SharePoint site by default. The EBS SharePoint Add-in publishes all content to /SharePoint virtual directory by default. This error appears after installing Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 SP2 (KB953338). The error can be safely ignored. Content is indexed successfully for the rest of the SharePoint site. If you do not want the errors to appear, use these steps.