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1answer
21 views

User not able to log in remote desktop after changing password [closed]

Two users are not able to log in to a win 2008 remote desktop server after changing their passwords. They can log in if I remove the domain from the username. All other users are working fine.
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1answer
43 views

Unable to Logon to server after deletion to domain and using the same name to a different server

Here is what happened. i have a server named TEST01 which is already joined to a domain. Then, i installed a new server with the same name, deleted TEST01 to domain and re-add it for the new server ...
0
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1answer
124 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
467 views

KDC Certificate error using smartcard and Remote Desktop

Our Active Directory domain recently enforced smart card logons for administrator accounts. Since this change we have been unable to access some servers (2008 R2) using Remote Desktop. When attempting ...
4
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1answer
118 views

Windows Server 2008 automatic shutdown before reaching login screen

I have a Windows Server 2008 machine on a domain that will not stay powered on. During startup I see: "Applying Computer Settings" then "Applying Registry Policy" then "Applying Group Policy Registry ...
2
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1answer
2k views

Limit number of concurrent user logins in Windows Server 2008 Active Directory

Is there the possibility to limit Active Directory users' max concurrent login sessions? I've read many articles and discussions about the solution, but none of them seem to be working. Many had ...
2
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1answer
662 views

Windows Server 2008 No Desktop or Start Button on User Login Server Manager Launches

I'm working at a small company and since I worked tech support about 8 years ago (and have been a Software Engineer for most of the time since then), I'm responsible for all things computer related. ...
0
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2answers
994 views

What could cause Windows Login to reject every user credential?

I try to connect to a Windows Server 2008; I can get to the login screen but any login attempt fails. I tried local and domain users, admin/not admin... Using 'PsExec', I am able to open a remote ...
3
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3answers
989 views

How do I make on Domain Controller be used more to logon than another Domain controller on the same network?

I am currently working in an environment where there are 2 DC's running and another DC that is a backup but is currently running as well so that if the other 2 fail, the backup has everything needed ...
5
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3answers
3k views

Windows Server 2008 R2 RDP login paste password

Is there any utility out there that allows me to paste the password in my clipboard to Windows Server 2008 R2 RDP login screen as if I'm typing the characters directly from the keyboard? I login a lot ...
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0answers
98 views

Client Address is not showing correct in Event Log

I had enable the Advance Audit Policy Configuration on my Domain Controller. Server OS - Window Server 2008 R2 Standard. Client OS - Window XP Whenever the Domain User enter wrong password for ...
0
votes
1answer
5k views

Server 2008 blue screen after login - no desktop

I came into work today to find that our Windows Server 2008 used as a terminal server for the Thin Clients was not loading the users desktops. What I have found out is that when I login via Remote ...
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votes
2answers
591 views

Email Administrator on failed login

Is there a way to have the server email me when there is a failed login? I have hundreds of hacking attempts and I'd like to know as soon as it happens. Thanks! <--- Woot! I'm making progress!!!! ...
0
votes
1answer
690 views

Windows Server 2008 repair logonui.exe

I'm fairly certain some data on my server got corrupted and from a dialog box that popped up I think one of the things that got corrupted is logonui.exe I think this because while the server goes ...
0
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2answers
89 views

Disable Server Login upon Updates Reboot

I have a co-located Dedicated Server running Windows 2008 R2. It is a Live server running my sites (wordpress, joomla, etc) I administer it via Remote Desktop. Everytime I do the Microsoft OS ...
6
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3answers
350 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 ...
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votes
0answers
322 views

Windows Server 2008 hangs when logging in

I am trying to login to my server 2008 machine it hangs for about 10 mins before it acutaly gets me to a desktop this has only started from today usealy take about 1-2 mins max to login usaly when i ...
0
votes
1answer
477 views

2008 r2 member server cannot enable admin auto logon

I am automating a set of procedures to configure several servers. These procedures include several reboots. To solve this in pre 2008 builds we set the reg keys ...
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votes
1answer
211 views

Create a temporary password Windows Server 2008

How do you create a password in Windows Sever 2008 that forces the user to change said password on login? I'm creating the accounts for our team and would like people to change from the random ...
3
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1answer
3k views

RDP to Windows Server 2008 Terminal Server randomly gives a blank screen at login?

Our uses randomly get a solid blue screen (desktop background colored blue, not BSOD) when logging into our 2008 Terminal Server. There is no TaskBar, no desktop icons, CTRL+ALT+Delete doesn't work, ...
0
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1answer
439 views

How to Restrict a user account to single session via VPN to Windows 2008 R2 server?

I setup a VPN server and going to create an account for each user , but i don't want a user sign-in to the server from more than one place at time. I see some VPN Hosting in web offer VPN account and ...
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0answers
44 views

When users login who have been recently moved in AD, they receive the wrong (old) login script

We are migrating our staff to Windows 7 from Windows Vista. We make changes to the users in AD by removing the roaming profile and changing the login script. For some odd reason sometimes (not for ...
3
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4answers
1k views

Confusion over local user accounts and domain user accounts

I have recently installed a Windows 2008 Server and have joined 8 computers to its domain. The domain name is companyname.local. I set up user accounts in AD for each user, the user name being the ...
5
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6answers
5k views

Easiest way to start application before login?

I would like to have an application restart automatically if a server crashes. It would have to restart without needing a user to login to an account. (run a program before login) Based on my ...
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3answers
1k views

Error 11 Source Disk Windows Server 2008 R2 At LOGIN?? when using USB Drives (not bad drives)

We have been experiencing a VERY odd error and I have no idea where to go from here. When users are logging in to a Standalone Windows 2008 R2 server in workgroup configuration, it causes the ...
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3answers
2k views

Windows Server 2008 AutoLogin Permission on WinLogon Key

I have a windows Server 2008 that need to automatically autologin on startup, i've added this registry key : HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon\DefaultUserName ...
0
votes
2answers
938 views

windows 2008 server login screen remote desktop

how can I access a GRAPHICAL login screen (like on earlier Windows versions, or like VNC) instead of the Username/Password prompt via RDP? I'm asking because we have several servers where we have no ...
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4answers
1k views

Windows Security Dialog not showing when logging on to my server through remote desktop

I can't seem to figure out how to enable the Windows Security Dialog when logging on to my server. It works for another server we have: I know it was somewhere in the settings, but right now it ...
0
votes
1answer
69 views

Login user automatically (WinServer 2008)

We all use a single user account in my School, "student". Is it possible once all the machines are booted, to login to this account on all the machines in the ICT suite automatically by remote script? ...
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1answer
443 views

Why can't I log into my Server 2008 machine?

After my Windows Server 2008 machine has been running for a couple of hours as a web server, I can no longer log into the machine. I've tried using remote desktop, and I tried using a ...
0
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3answers
69 views

Windows Small Business Server CAL Question [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you help me with my software licensing question? We are in the process of upgrading to a new server, to be specific it's the following setup: HP Proliant ML110 G6 ...
0
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1answer
1k views

Client won't run GPO or scripts on logon

I'm setting up a pair of windows 2008 servers, one handling norman endpoint security and the other handling network services. I have set up a logon script and some GPOs, but the problem is that ...
2
votes
1answer
295 views

Windows SBS 2008 problem: workstation login delays

Last week I had a problem with my server (Windows SBS 2008 ), so I made a restore point to resolve that problem. But after I did it any workstation (Windows 7) try to login takes 50 seconds. I tried ...
3
votes
3answers
5k views

Hide usernames shown on Windows Server 2008 Remote Desktop login screen

When I remote desktop to my Windows Server 2008 (a hosted virtual server) I see a login screen showing an icon for each user in the system. I can click on a user then enter a password and login. This ...
2
votes
2answers
704 views

Customizing the windows server 2008 RDP login screen possible?

I'm working with RDP sessions quite frequently. As we work in teams and all use the same user account on a particular computer (I know...) I was wondering if there was a way to display from which ...
0
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1answer
1k views

Logon script not running

I tried making a logon script to map some network drives since I need more than homedir. I have applied to script to "logon" in a GPO on server 2008, but it does not run on the PC when I logon. When ...
5
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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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1answer
247 views

Can not log in to a new install BES 5.0.1 on Server 2008 with SQL 2005

Full install of Blackberry Enterprise Server 5.0.1 Install completes OK but can not login to BES admin server Login or Password error all of the checks are OK on install server is a member server on ...
2
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1answer
1k views

How to show the adminstrator UserName in Logon Screen of Windows2008 R2?

How to show the adminstrator UserName in Logon Screen of Windows2008 R2 ? I installed the Windows2008 R2, at first it shows the adminstrator UserName in Logon Screen, but when I installed remote ...
2
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2answers
2k views

Server 2008 Safemode Reboot Issue

I'm trying to get into my 2k8 DC, which is hanging on applying policy settings, but thats a DNS issue that I can fix once getting into safemode. Rebooted in safemode both without and with ...
0
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3answers
69 views

Email sent upon Login in Windows Server

Is it possible to configure in Windows Server 2008 to have an email sent to a specified address when a specific user account has successfully logged in? We want to be notified of when a particular ...
0
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1answer
1k views

Problems with login scripts on Terminal Server 2008

We are having issues with login scripts not running on Windows 2008 Terminal Server. This is a brand new implementation and they have never worked. The test user in question doesn't have any ...
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7answers
21k views

Auto-login in Windows Server 2008

Does anyone know a (verified) method to cause a specific user to auto-login after a system reboot, that works on Server 2008? I've tried tweaking some registry values (I don't have the link right ...
0
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2answers
1k views

mapping server 2008 network drive to vista home premium x64

We have a windows server 2008 box at my work place. I want to map a drive from the server to my laptop. I use windows vista home premium x64. I am connected to my workplace through VPN. i can map ...
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2answers
203 views

Remember login when connecting to another domain on Windows 2008 Sever

I run Windows 2008 Server (x64) as a workstation and my computer is on one domain and my exchange server, shared folders and intranet is on another domain. Every time I connect to these eg. every ...
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1answer
1k views

How to integrate CAC card with Windows Login

Does anyone know how to integrate the DoD CAC card with the Windows Server 2003/2008/2012 Login Process? I want my users to be able to insert the card into the reader and just enter their pin to login ...
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1answer
166 views

Windows Server 2008 user account login problem in Vista

I got working domain and all the user accounts log into Windows XP without any problem, but once I want to login into Vista with the same user accounts I got error message which says that the attempt ...
4
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4answers
12k views

How to display last login time when logging into a Windows server?

We have been tasked with a security requirement to display the last time a user was logged into the server upon login on our Windows 2003 and 2008 servers. This would apply to local and AD accounts. ...
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2answers
401 views

Improving RDP Login Performance

We have a Windows 2008 Server located in a remote data center connected over a highly latent (~200ms) 3MBps VPN connection to our primary location. This server has the Domain Controller and Terminal ...