Questions tagged [login]

Login, or logon, meaning to authenticate with a computer.

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Linux closing connection after successful login

I am working on a server with Debian 5.2.2. Barely having any administrative knowledge with Linux, I think I screwed something up. I used apt-get update and apt-get upgrade to get everything up to ...
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Show Sucsesfully Logged In Domain Users on Login Screen

I am working in a big organisation (200+ people) and we switched to Domain User login. Currently there are 10+ people working on the same computer throughout the day and currently typing in their ...
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Windows with no login and startup screen?

I am installing a PC to control an automated consumables dispenser machine inside the company. It runs on Windows 10 and any customer can access the application, use the mouse and the keyboard. So I ...
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Standard user login to Bitvise SSH server not working

I have a Windows 2008 R2 box with Bitvise SSH Server 6.47 running. The Windows box is stand alone. It is not part of a domain. My issue is that Bitvise will not allow a "Standard user" to login via ...
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CRM 2011 - outlook connector always asking for authentication

In my organization everyone uses the Outlook 2010 connector to access the CRM. After the UR13 update, but not right away, some clients began experiencing a situation where the Outlook connector asks ...
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Network Login Attempts

I'm having a strange issue whereby a PC keeps on trying to connect to our file server as an account that's not recognised by the server. Looking at the event on the server it's trying to connect to, ...
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LDAP - How to retrieve User login history, success and failures periodically using a remote running secure process etc.?

LDAP - How Can I retrieve User login history, success and failures, VPN logins / On-Site Domain Controller logins periodically using a remote running secure & federated Application? - either via ...
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Hyper-V Server 2012 R2 - replica VMs state “password incorrect”, but lets me log in after 7-8 minutes

so I have a replica server that backups 2 server 2012 R2 VMs. Each week, I run a test failover to make sure they boot up, and I can log into them. A curious issue I'm having is, once I get to the ...
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Users Password does not reset after successful login at the console but works fine with SSH

The title says it all. I have my unsuccessful login attempts set to three. I purposefully fail logging in 2x, then when I SSH into the box successfully the 3rd time my count drops back to zero; ...
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Is it possible for a Scheduled Task to perform a graphical (interactive) logon or use a script to do the same?

I'd like to have a Scheduled Task (or a script of some sort) perform an automated interactive logon at a given time on Windows Server 2003. The reason is in this question I've asked a short while ...
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A single AD user can't log into a single Mac bound to the domain (DirectoryServices error). How can I resolve this?

On our campus, we have about 60 Macs joined to our Active Directory domain. Most users have no problems logging into Macs, as long as their accounts are configured correctly. However, we have one ...
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Ubuntu server blinking cursor

I have Ubuntu Server 18.04 machine which recently stopped showing login prompt on the monitor. The machine boots up properly, and we are able to work on it remotely, but can't login using the monitor/...
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Can't login to heroku through firewall

I'm trying to connect to heroku via CLI (using heroku's Toolbelt) and I'm unable to do so. When I type my credentials, heroku replies with: Post https://api.heroku.com/login: x509: certificate signed ...
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Local login fails with HPE RESTful Interface Tool “ilorest”

We have a problem with an HPE Proliant Gen 10 Server. When trying to login to iLO 5 locally from within a Linux OS via HPE's RESTful Interface Tool "ilorest", we get the message "Error: Could not ...
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How to enable NumLock on Windows 7/8/10 logon screen with GPO

I am currently migrating my company to Active Directory. Because my boss has enforced strong passwords, everyone needs to type at least one digit to log on their computers. Some of them have the ...
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Fixing “Could not chdir to home directory” on a homeless user

Basically I created a new sudoer without a home directory (adduser --no-create-home), but now, everytime I login with it I get prompted with a "Could not chdir to home directory: No such file or ...
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Does WinPE have a default Administrator password?

If so, what is it? And if it does not, how can I set it when configuring my WIM?
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Thunderbird - Login Script to create user and email account

Is there anything out there that will let me script via active directory and login scripts the creation of a thunderbird user profile and associated email account? I looked to do this in Outlook 2010, ...
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TONS of 4625 events. Failed login attempts. No IP, no username

I have a server that gets keeps getting failed login events (4625). They occur roughly every 20-30 minutes daily. Also appears to be on a schedule. I've tried deleting stored credentials. ...
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FreeIPA - Login failed due to an unknown reason - SSL certificate: unable to get local issuer certificate

I believe my FreeIPA instance has a certificate issue, which manifests in the "Login failed due to an unknown reason" error on the web ui. This seems to be really close to the issue ...
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pbs/Torque interactive jobs: bash trick to run command after launch

I'm using pbs interactive jobs in bash, launched using qsub -I, and I'd like to run some command after launch. After this command is run, I'd like to continue to use the interactive reservation as ...
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Outlook 2007 login prompt repeat prompt and exchange 2010

It seems when I first setup a new user in Outlook 2007, a login prompt comes up and asks for credentials. After the account is setup, the login prompt will repeatedly prompt throughout the day and is ...
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ESXi 6.7: Suddenly unable to login

I am currently setting up a new Server with ESXi 6.7 standalone (DELL PowerEdge R620, not part of a vSphere Cluster). This is day two for me working on the Server and for the third time I am suddenly ...
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authorization Error Error 400: invalid_request Permission denied to generate login hint for target domain. site:stackoverflow.com

I posted this question on overflow and they told me to post it here. For some background: Im trying to use react-google-login on my react app in my AWS ubuntu server. I followed the advice given by ...
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LogonUser too slow

I have domain machine, but I need to perform logon in non-domain network. But in case this machine in non-domain network, LogonUser function very slow. It takes ~1.5 min. Logon type - ...
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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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WordPress behind haproxy: $_POST being reset

So here's the sitch: Load balancer (haproxy) delivering to 3 web servers and a database server, 5 servers in total with memcache sessions being shared between the web servers. I can confirm that ...
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Scripts in /etc/profile.d are being executed twice on login

Background Info: I am trying to configure a Linux server running CentOS 7 for multiple users. After installing java I want to globally set the $JAVA_HOME environment variable for all users and add it ...
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Windows stucks on logon - found solution but didn't understood why it works

Helo! I have some problem with Windows stucks on logon – luckily I have found solution, but I could not understand why it work and I’m hope someone could explain it to me. So my situation was as ...
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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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Is it possible to change freeswitch user password on hot?

Is it possible to change freeswitch user password on hot? I mean I have freeswitch running and wish to change 1000's password from 1234 to something else without restarting freeswitch? I an changing ...
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Again enabled SELINUX and now the user logins wont work in enforcing mode

I enabled the SELINUX again on my CentOS 8.2 installation. And now the logins wont work, neither by ssh or direct. To login i have to make the mode to permissive. the secure log shows as below. #login ...
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vsftpd allow anonymous log-in

I'm setting up a ftp server, that will allow anonymous to READ/WRITE to the server. Here is my configuration. anonymous_enable=YES local_enable=YES write_enable=YES anon_upload_enable=YES ...
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Should I use a login banner and if so, what should it say?

Are interactive login banners worth having? The general consensus is that they are, but what should the banner say? Some things that are being considered (no particular order): ownership of the ...
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How can I automatically change directory on ssh login?

I'm trying to get ssh to automatically change to a particular directory when I log in. I tried to get that behaviour working using the following directives in ~/.ssh/config: Host example.net ...
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SQL Server 2008 R2 Temporary Login Issue

We have a mature SQL Server 2008 R2 server, being used from many C# web applications, each with connection pooling. Last night, all web applications lost the ability to login to the database for 6 ...
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Mikrotik hotspot issue - login page not loading

I've configured a hotspot on a Mikrotik CCR1036-12G (OS 6.47.4), but after the device connects to the wifi and asks to authenticate in the network, the login page remains loading for a while and ...
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One user cannot log into xubuntu

I put return on the first line of /home/mslinn/.profile but that did not help. I created another user and it had no trouble logging on. This is what happens when the problem user (mslinn) tries to log ...
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Technology to prevent multiple logins to the same computer

OK, this is a similar question to this. Actually I am trying to prevent people from multiple login into one single computer and use my application simultaneously. This is because I want to stop ...
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Smartcard Sharepoint Password prompt

I work in an organization that uses smartcard login. Passwords are not be used. When opening an attachment in Sharepoint, we are prompted with a username/password dialog. Clicking cancel will allow ...
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“Allow logon locally” policy missing on Win XP

My active directory (SBS 2003) domain users cannot log on locally to a given client machine (XP SP3). Logon with the domain admin works. I would like users to be able to logon locally to this ...
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EMC VNX 5300 - How to access Control Station

We have an EMC VNX 5300 and the certificate has expired. I have already researched the instructions for viewing the certificate and regenerating a new one. The steps require accessing the Control ...
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Login without running bash_profile or bashrc

So let's say one typoed something in their .bashrc that prevents him (or her) from logging in via ssh (i.e. the ssh login exits because of the error in the file). Is there any way that person could ...
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Cannot log into Windows 10

Sorry if this isn't the right place to ask this question, but I really need some help fast and I don't know where else to go. I recently started working for a building contractors, and seeing as I had ...
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Https createServer, load cookie and load clients index.html

I am trying to setup a login system on a website. In order to do that, I have to load http only cookies. In order to load them, I have to send them back to the client via the response object in the ...
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Debugging sssd login: pam_sss […] System error

How does one properly debug the shell login in the following case? Authentication is handled via sssd configuration and a krb5 authentication server. Logging in with the same .conf-file on Ubuntu 16....
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Cognos Analytics 11.1.6 - Reports Requesting User ID and Password When Clicked

I'm running Cognos Analytics 11.1.6 and restored a bunch of reports from the previous server that was running 10.2.2. A user mentioned that when she clicks a report on the 11 instance she is required ...
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How can I use provided keys to get root shell access?

I have been given values, for an AWS instance, for the keys of AWSAccessKeyId and AWSSecretKey provided in the hope that I may be able to do some stuff with Apache. Is there any way, on this ...
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Cannot connect to Postfix from Outlook or Thunderbird

I've managed to install postfix, it works, when i am logged into my VPS as root I can send and receive mail fine. But the problem is i cannot connect with thunderbird or outlook. I also cannot ...
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troubleshooting really slow login on a (linux) machine

Within the last couple of weeks, any attempt to login to a specific linux server has gotten really slow. Once I've logged in, things appear to run without significant delay, but some other login like ...

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