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Clients slow to login with cached credentials off-network

Frustratingly enough, I can't remember what to search for online to fix this issue. So I humbly ask ServerFault to help slap the knowledge back into me. I have a few users (not all) that tend to ...
6
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2answers
148 views

What can I do to fix missing start menu/desktop icons for a domain user?

I'm having a problem with one user account in my domain. The domain controller is Server 2008 R2, with Win7 clients. The user's password expired, so she went through the process of changing it. We ...
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1answer
90 views

Multiple user logons (Domain, Terminal Services) - How to determine if a user access token is invalid after password change

Our users work in terminal services domain environment. It happens sometimes that users are logged on multiple servers. When security policy forces user to change the password, he changes it on one ...
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0answers
134 views

Windows 8 Hangs at first login ( domain account )

Good morining, i'm experiencing a systematic problem with new fresh joined to domain Virtual Machines with windows 8 and windows 8.1 installed operating system. The issue is that at first login the ...
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0answers
157 views

How can I speed up my login on a Windows 7 machine to a Samba domain?

This is a problem related to Windows 7 machines using a Samba 3.5 domain. I have searched feverishly and found many solutions but none have worked. I recently re-imaged a computer lab I'm in charge ...
5
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1answer
2k views

How to hide a trusted domain in the logon screen?

I need to create a bidirectional trust between two Active Directory domains. But management is worried that users will be puzzled out when seeing another domain name in the drop-down list in the ...
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2answers
1k views

What's the meaning of logging in as “username@mydomain.com:something”

My Windows 2008 R2 machine is joined to a domain. In the logon screen, if I type in "username@mydomain.com:something" as the username, I can still logon properly, what's the meaning of ":something" ...
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3answers
216 views

How common (or uncommon) is using full email address for email login? [closed]

I was hoping you fine folks could comment on your experiences with using a full email address as a login name for an email service vs. using the username (everything before the @domain.tld). I ask ...
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3answers
175 views

win7 default user login on Domain

I was wondering if there is a way besides in the registry to keep the last username from showing up on a new log in for a win7 computer on a domain. We have a few laptops that keep defaulting back ...
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1answer
1k views

Domain user periodically can't login, but only temporarily?

Ok, this is a strange one that I'm having trouble replicating letting alone solving. I have a user who uses two computers (both XP sp3) on the domain with a roaming profile. She has no problems on ...
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2answers
479 views

Any way to allow local computer login to access domain network remotely?

I am setting up a laptop for a customer (Windows 7). He needs to be able to access SQL server on his office network while on the road. What we are trying to do: Since he will be out of the office, he ...
6
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3answers
343 views

Remote Desktop on the same network

I have a main server set up and staff that use laptops to come into the office and work. We have currently moved everything over onto a server setup in the office that the staff can all remote desktop ...
0
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1answer
1k views

Active Directory: Can't login from one workstation

here is my problem: I recently created a new Active Directory Domain (Windows Server 2008 R2), and add users to the domain. Then I migrated each computers to the new domain, log off, and then log on ...
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vote
1answer
625 views

No Login Servers available - only problem with 2 servers, trust relationship in play

I'm having a really strange issue. I have 2 domains, we'll call them A and B. There is a two way trust set up, A trusts B and vice-versa. Clients in domain B are having trouble accessing shares on ...
0
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0answers
152 views

windows xp logon required in order to use a smartcard reader from a service

I folks, first time here. My company bought an appliance that provide web service for massive digital signature. That appliance is a simple windows xp machine, with a multicard reader attacched via ...
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2answers
84 views

Can't login to domain

I have a group of machines that are all plugged into the same switch and all but one machine is able to log in to the domain. I get the following message: there are currently no logon servers ...
2
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6answers
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There are currently no logon servers available to service the logon request

We are currently facing a serious problem after we rolled out Windows 7 in our sales force: Several users reported that they cannot log into their laptop because the following message appears: There ...
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votes
2answers
3k views

How can I tell if a certain Active Directory login has been used today?

How can I tell if a somebody used the login 'Accounts' today to log into a pc in my Active Directory domain? It seems to be causing errors if 2 people are logged in using the same username and I ...
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votes
1answer
2k views

How do I login to my home workgroup server from my work laptop on a domain?

I have a Win 7 laptop from work on my company's domain. I can access shares on my home network's work group fairly easily. I cannot access some services, like TFS, when a login dialog pops up. It only ...
0
votes
2answers
874 views

How to automatically use second DC when the primary one is temporarily offline?

Assume the following situation: A domain with one Windows 2008 DC (DC1), having on it DNS, DHCP, some file shares and some printers installed. The question is the following: How can i setup a second ...
2
votes
2answers
962 views

How can I see everyone that is logged on to a Domain Controller?

We have 2 DCs, one main and one backup at another site. we had some issues with our main DC and i believe a lot of people were pushed over to the backup DC. is there a way to see everyone who is using ...
6
votes
3answers
11k views

Skip new Windows 7 user selection and go to login prompt

We've begun our migration to windows 7 and we ran into an interesting issue. When we hit "CTRL+ALT+DEL" we are brought to the "User selection Screen". Normally, this screen will have an icon for every ...
5
votes
2answers
3k views

Allow AD users in a specific group to logon only on specified computers

We've got a Win2K8 domain and we want to allow users in a specific group to logon only on specified computers in a specific groups. How can we do this?
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2answers
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How to update domain password cache over vpn

I have a machine that connects to a domain over a VPN, however it hasn't connected for months and has an old domain password (that I have forgotten) cached on it and won't let me log in to the box ...
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1answer
854 views

Filter the domain list for Windows Logon

Is there a way to filter the domains that are available to log into on a Windows Workstation? I know I can use the following adm policy setting to set it to one domain, but I need it to show two of ...