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Vista logon screen for single user logon

Q: Vista logon screen for single user logon

Vanilla Dell Inspiron 1720 laptop running Windows Vista. It has never had a login account or password protection, and is only used in single user mode.

Yesterday, start-ups fine, no password. Today, I'm presented with the user logon widow prompting me for a password, and cannot logon to Vista!

No-one has meddled with the laptop. Don't know if SP1 was automatically downloaded
and installed - whatever the factory defaults were from Dell. I've not seen any references to this kind of issue on Vista, but have heard about a similar thing with NT.

Any suggestions how this could have happened?

Yes - I know I can reset passwords using the NT Password Editor (http://home.eunet.no/~pnordahl/ntpasswd/).

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Please help! I am trying to logon to my computer and am getting The User Profile Service failed the logon message for both my Lucy and Lucy Administrator profiles. I have looked on here to find a solution and have tried to do a system restore but it tells me that there are no settings to restore to ?? Most other messages just dont make sense as Im not great at dealing with computers when they go wrong! I would be really grateful if anyone knows how I can sort this out. The only thing I can do is log into Safe Mode and I have no idea where to go from here!
Thanks

A:Vista logon issue - The User Profile Service failed the logon ???

Hi Lucy

The following tutorial will give you instructions on how to fix this - The User Profile Service failed the logon. User profile cannot be loaded.

http://www.vistax64.com/general-discussion/277998-vista-logon-issue-user-profile-service-failed-logon.html
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/strange1-logon-failure-the-user-has-been-granted-the-requested-logon-type-at-this.693734/
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Hello all This is my first ever post usually with a bit of searching I can find the answers to most computer related issues I have but no matter how hard I look I cannot find the answer I need granted not has Logon requested the logon this compute user failure: type been the at to solve this rather annoying problem So here is the low down I have my desktop PC running Windows Ultimate I also have a cheap old Asus netbook running Windows XP home edition SP not much on it so it runs ok I am trying to share files between them so my Mrs can access the music on my PC So Logon failure: the user has not been granted the requested logon type at this compute far I have been able to access the shared files folder from my netbook on my PC I can also detect the PC under the Workgroup tab of 'My Network Places' on the netbook However whenever I double click on the 'Richyv-pc' icon in the Workgroup folder is comes up with an error message that states quot Richyv-pc is not accessible You might not have perrmission to use this network resource Contract the administrator of this server to find out if you have access permissions Logon failure the user has not been granted the requested logon type at this computer quot I have granted full share access to all the wanted files from my PC with access to 'Everyone' with read write control I have tried many different things from many different forums but none have fixed this problem Im sure Im missing something obvious but I just cant see it My PC is part of a homegroup because of my work laptop that I bring home from time to time but I dont think this is causing the problem Any helpful suggestions would be greatly appreciated Many thanks Richy V

A:Logon failure: the user has not been granted the requested logon type at this compute

Hi and welcome to TSF see the steps here and check that you have followed them Share Files and Printers between Windows 7 and XP - How-To Geek

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I accidently screwed up the administrator account and once, i tried to install a software and it came "You need a administrator password to proceed"so i typed it then it came the error"this user has not been granted the requested logon type at this computer i tried a lot but its still not working and i cant install anythin..so please help me
 

A:Logon failure:this user has not been granted the requested logon type at this compute

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/logon-failure-this-user-has-not-been-granted-the-requested-logon-type-at-this-compute.1084708/
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Hi, I have this on login attempt

The User Profile Service failed the logon. User profile cannot be loaded.
It then logs off and directs me back to same screen.

As I stupidly only have one account I have no access to play with any windows options!!!

Please he lp
Just turned on other PC on home network and was able to access the shared folders on problem pc.

Is there any way to correct without a clean install?

Thank You

SOLVED....... Big apologies to all staff at TSG.. I didn't search enough posts.

But I found this and followed exactly. Don't know if it was for Vista, but workedlike a charm on Win 7 x64 Ultimate.

http://forums.techguy.org/windows-vista/787436-solved-user-profile-service-has.html
Thanks
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-the-user-profile-service-failed-the-logon-but-only-one-logon-account.927771/
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A:logon failure: the user has -been granted the requested logon type at this computer

Logon failure: the user has not been granted the requested logon type at this computer

If you see this message the following should be done on the computer containing the shared files:

Download the following and install it

Windows Server 2003 Resource Kit Tools
http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=4544

after installation is complete, click on: Start, All Programs, Windows Resource Kit Tools, Command Shell

Then enter the following commands. (Attention: they are case sensitive.)

net user guest /active:yes
ntrights +r SeNetworkLogonRight -u Guest
ntrights -r SeDenyNetworkLogonRight -u Guest

The first command enables network access for Guest, the two subsequent ones change two different policies to allow network access for Guest.
 

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I have two win xp sp2 pcs. Both of them are in the same workgroup. I can ping each one from the other. I can access the shared folders of one pc from the other. But the reverse is not true. I cannot access shared folders of the other machine.
I am attaching the error message here.

A:logon failure: the user has not been granted the requested logon type

After going through a similar thread I installed windows resource toolkit and entered the command mentioned in that thread. But now I am getting Access Is Denied instead of logon failure: the user has not been granted the requested logon type.

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/logon-failure-the-user-has-not-been-granted-the-requested-logon-type-237417.html
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Hie guys Iwas looking on some postas with regard to this topic and tried to implement the suggestions I followed the suggestion below To resolve this problem on the remote computer select Administrative Tools gt Local Security Settings gt Local Policies gt User Rights Assignment right-click on Access this computer from the network gt Properties gt Add Users or Groups add everyone or any users you want to be able to access the computer from the network This fixed the problem on the interim and at The Logon Failure: the user logon requested granted been not type has t I could access my file shares and printers However when I restart the machine or even log off nad log on again the prblem resurfaces and all the user accounts Iand groups i wolud have added to Administrative Tools gt Local Security Settings gt Local Policies gt User Rights Assignment right-click on Access this computer from the network gt will be removed and the field empty hence I suspect spam the disallow remote access Logon Failure: The user has not been granted the requested logon type at t by editing these entries Any ideas on how Logon Failure: The user has not been granted the requested logon type at t this can be resolved would be appreciated

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Single Software to modify all system icons Start orb Logon screen First of all I got the information from our new member Pepito of this software I orb, Logon Single screen Start Software system all modify to icons, was finding developer for past few months to develop some software like this here and in other places unfortunately the right combination didnt took place This software is Single Software to modify all system icons, Start orb, Logon screen something very close to my dreamed software I had plan to add more options though unfortunately its only available in French Language So my tutorial writing mind thought to write a small guide to help other users to use it effectively If you have this killer software there is no need to use separate programs for changing logon Screen logon button Start orb and all icons including system icons disk icons program association icons etc So first you need to download right Click here to download the installer file another page will open and the download prompt will come Download here Direct download After you have completed installation by guessing left key is OK and right should be Cancel run the program as Admin You will get a prompt on every run to make a restore point Click Oui to make a restore point or Non to dismiss it and proceed this window will come This the main interface of the program You can see three options quot My Logon quot quot My Orb quot and quot My Icon quot I am going to detail one by one Note Closing any window after clicking any of the three will not close the main program interface My Logon On clicking the option this window will come The preview will show your current logon screen You can change it by clicking quot Modifier quot option and selecting custom logon screen from your hard disk Clicking quot Restaurer quot will revert back to default Above it you can see a dropdown menu saying -par Defaut click it This option will help you to select the behavior of the arrow button beside the password field is default is more transparent is opaque My Orb If you select this option in main program interface this windows will come Very easy interface clicking Remplacer l'Orb will help to change the start orb Restaurer l'Orb will restore to default You can see the animated preview on the small box on the right side of the text quot Plus d'Orb quot above the menus Clicking on quot Remplacer l'Orb quot Change the Orb will lead you to settings of Orb to choose and apply the orb The link quot Plus d'Orb More Orb will lead you to Orb's DeviantArt page My Icon This is the most vast section Almost all the icons including system icons disk icons program association icons etc can be changed from here The interface looks like this Lots of things here Above Where I have drawn a green rectangular boundary there are types of icons My computer Desktop Control panel Explorer icons yes program associations etc I have taken the sceenshot when the first option was selected Where I have drawn a red square boundary with a red arrow outline Right pane Click to load an already downloaded pack and apply all the pack Click here to download about different ready packs Convert Ico to png Plus d'icones is a multi-link to plenty of icons Within this pane you will see the icon you've changed Left Pane A single click on an Icon will lead to options a Modify b Modify from a downloaded pack sometimes on applying a whole pack some icons won't change this option may force the change c Back to default d Apply change to an icon or a pack e Save all your changes in an Icons Pack very useful when you apply icon of your own choice i e you can make your personal pack If you can not understand any sentence in the GUI just use online translator of your choice to translate to English It has also an online help file you can translate the page to use more effectively Hope you enjoy the software Thanks to Pepito for helping to add more textual explanation

A:Single Software to modify all system icons, Start orb, Logon screen

Thanks for sharing mate. Will download and try later.
cheers

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A:Unable to logon, Win XP with RAID, KB & mouse freeze at logon screen

So you are able to run the machine  using PS2 keyboard and mouse.
 
 
Step 1: 
 
Download and install LogonFix
 
Click the Highlighted button.
 

 
When prompted select yes.
Allow the program to reboot your machine as well when prompted.
 
 
Step 2:
 
Download drivecleanup.zip to your desktop.
CLICK HERE to determine whether you're running 32-bit or 64-bit for Windows.
Once the determination has been made open either the 32-bit or 64-bit folder.
Right Click the .exe on the inside of the folder and run as admin.
A command prompt window will open telling you what has been removed upon completion.
Note: All usb devices must be removed from your machine during this step, except your keyboard and mouse of course. 
 
Step 3:
 
 

 
Download TFC by OldTimer to your desktop.
Close any open windows
Double click the TFC icon to run the program. (Vista/7/8 Users, Right Click and select Run as Admin)
TFC will close all open programs itself in order to run
Click the Start button to begin the process
Allow TFC to run uninterrupted
Once its finished it should automatically reboot your machine, if it doesn't, manually reboot to ensure a complete clean.

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Any new user that tries to log on gets the Temp profile.
3 previous user profiles work ok. However, one of them changed their password & they then got the Temp profile.
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This is what gets reported in the error log:

Thanks in advance.

A:Vista logon problem, Users only get a 'Temporary Logon'

nobody?

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http://www.sevenforums.com/customization/60474-how-change-logon-screen-picture-frame-before-logon.html
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A:Logon screen, change/remove logon picture

There are some links in this thread which may be of help - Remove the Login Screen Icon

Danny

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A:User logon screen

Odd way of logging but if it works..... try clearing your browser cache and clearing cookies. It doesn't sound like there is any security breach but your system is remembering the username/password combo and entering it for you.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/user-logon-screen.704617/
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A:Black Screen AFTER user logon

Hello Pandanton, Welcome to TSF!

BitLord is a P2P download facility, and unfortunately we cannot assist you with faults caused by P2P programs, as it is strictly against the TSF Rules.

The TSF Rules are available here for you to reaquaint yourself with them.

This Thread is now Closed!

Regards,

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A:No user accouts at XP logon screen

Have you tried a NTFS boot disc?
Try running that or a normal XP install disc, press R, and try a chkdsk.
Could the block containing the SAM file be corrupt?

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i've windows 7 professional RTM and it work very well ... i'm really happy for this os

but i've a small problem. i'have 5 local user and i want to see all user in logon screen but windows show me only the last one logged in ...
how can i set up my os for show me all user??

notes:
1) no user have password
2) administrator account is disable
3) all user are administrators
4) i not do anything before for change settings of my logon screen


someone can help me ???

Thanks a lot
Sandro
Italy

A:Show many user on logon screen

Hello Sandro, and welcome to Seven Forums.

When you give any of the user accounts a password, they will then all show up on the log on screen.

Hope this helps,
Shawn

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Hello,

I recently upgraded from Windows 8 to Windows 8.1. It was fine until I decided to change my account to a microsoft account. After logging out and restarting, I could not see my user on the log on screen. It still showed up in Control Panel and PC Settings after logging in as another Admin.

To try to fix this I created a new user and was going to copy files into it but this new user didn't show up either.

Is this a Win 8.1 bug or is there something you have to do?

I can always revert to Windows 8 because I backed up my computer before updating but I would not prefer this.

Thanks,
997R8V10

A:User Not Showing Up On Logon Screen

Hello 997R8V10, and welcome to Eight Forums.

Do you have a back arrow at the top left corner to click on to show all users on the sign in screen instead of just the last user?

Signing in to Windows 8

Use the tutorial below to see what details it shows for the affected user account, and post them here to see if it may reveal a cause for it not showing up on the sign in screen.

User Accounts - View Detailed Information About in Windows

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A:Logon screen last user not rememberd

I have found in the past that a 2003 domain and windows 7 desktops, this setting doesn't get applied. Possibly because its missing: Group Policy Preference Client Side Extensions for Windows Server 2003 (KB943729)

One possible way that you could combat this is run the script manually on the desktop, create a  logon script or gpo that runs a script which applies a registry file, or group policy that runs a script, this only needs to be ran one time per workstation.
regedit.exe /s donotdisplaylastusername.reg
The contents of donotdisplaylastusername.reg is:
Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System]
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"ConsentPromptBehaviorUser"=dword:00000003
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"undockwithoutlogon"=dword:00000001
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[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System\UIPI]

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System\UIPI\Clipboard]

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System\UIPI\Clipboard\ExceptionFormats]
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"CF_BITMAP"=dword:00000002
"CF_OEMTEXT"=dword:00000007
"CF_DIB"=dword:00000008
"CF_PALETTE"=dword:00000009
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A:Customize a default user at logon screen

Hello Cqueiroz, and welcome to Seven Forums.

Sorry, but when there is more than one user account create, it would not be possible to hide her log on screen icon unless you disabled her acccount until needed to only have your account active, then enabled her account when needed.

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Not without a funky res hack.
Which logon screen do you mean? There is the classic and the new one...

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A:Missing all user icons at logon screen!

Sony VAIO. Typical problem. You need to call their tech support if still under warranty. If out of warranty, reinstall the 8 disc recovery set.
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I think this below should take care of that quite nicely by having all Power options available via a desktop context menu.

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They are bitmap (.bmp) in the authui.dll in C:\Windows\System32

See screenshots:
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Log On with User Name and Password

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Title was: Reinstalling Vista ~ OBHello, and sorry for starting so many topics :|Here's what's going on... I CAN'T SEE THE LOGON PAGE!!!In other words, there's not much I can do.Can't use safe mode, I disabled System Restore [what a stupid move], I don't have backups, the Last Good Configuration option doesn't work.. Nothing works.SO...I'm trying to keep my data, if possible. I hear there's a way of reinstalling Vista without removing all data (windows.old file created?). However, the only Vista DVD I have is a Vista Anytime Upgrade that came with my older laptop, which has Vista Home Basic installed. Will this reinstall Home Premium or Basic? Is it my best bet? Should I just restore to factory condition?Also, is there a way to copy Windows files to a DVD or CD or USB from one laptop (Home Basic) to the busted one (Home Premium), then boot from USB via boot menu?Thanks.

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Just a thought, did you password the default administrator account?

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Was able to log on in safe mode and follow the registry edit procedure. Thanks anyway

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A:Vista and a black screen after logon

please? any suggestions at all, I will try anything that I can understand?!?!?!
 

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Hi,
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Can you plug a computer monitor into the laptop's video port (I think you use the Fn key and one of the F4 or F5 keys (the one with a picture of a monitor) and see if you can see anything there.

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Try typing snipping tool in search, by the start button. If you have it, take a screen shot with it. I use it, really great.

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A:Windows Vista black screen, no bootup logon screen

It may be that someone didn't turn off the PC rather that it experienced a damaging event and shut down.Suggest you check the RAM - remove and reseat and try rebooting. If not successful your mother board may be damaged - nasty thought.There is also this site which may be relevant.http://support.microsoft.com/kb/831515If you can get your PC going suggest you check Event Viewer. Then restore files from the recycle bin and then use SHIFT/DELETE to get rid of them, delete a small file and see if emptying the recycle bin works OKPaul

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A:Can I play music/sound at the Vista Logon Screen?

go into control panel. click on sound and then change the sound file for windows logon.
 

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Try to Start in Safe Mode, once it does, Right click on My Computer Select Properties, then on the left pane select Advanced System Settings

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A:Failed Logon Events [Event ID 4625; Logon Type 8; Procss Name: w3wp; Process: Advapi]

Account For Which Logon Failed:
Security ID: S-1-0-0
Account Name: [[Username]]
Account Domain: [[DOMAIN]]

Failure Information:
Failure Reason: Unknown user name or bad password.
Status: 0xc000006d
Sub Status: 0xc000006a

Process Information:
Caller Process ID: 0xd5c
Caller Process Name: C:\Windows\System32\inetsrv\w3wp.exe

Network Information:
Workstation Name: [[EXCHANGE_SERVER]]
Source Network Address: [[IP_ADDRESS]]
Source Port: PortClick to expand...

I would start there. Where is the source of the attempt? Inside or outside? If inside, it should be easy to determine who the source is (assuming that this is an internal server). If outside, you may have someone trying to hack an account.
 

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according to the following link:

Failure to display security and shut down options. The logon process - Microsoft Community

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Quote: Originally Posted by ZeroProfile


Okay first hello and thanks for any info you could provide.

First my screen resolution is 1920x1200

The logon screen is this same resolution, thus the User Account Picture on Logon Screen size looks about 1 inch squared

Is there anyway to change this to make it larger

Note: I'm talking about the User Account Picture not the logon screen


If you're the only person that uses that pc, set a password and it will help make your pc more secure, plus you will have a bigger user account picture.

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A:Rename "Other user" tile in logon screen

Hi,


Based my research and knowledge, we may not be able to achieve this request.Kim Zhou

TechNet Community Support

https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/eb92da85-a682-4fb2-92db-73163f7da673/rename-quotother-userquot-tile-in-logon-screen?forum=w7itprogeneral
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HP/Compaq CQ2014, AMD E-300, Radeon HD graphics, Win7 Home Premium 64-bit custom SP1, 3MB RAM, 500GB disk

Bob

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Having just learned from an OLD post here that renaming a user account apparently doesn't change the order in which the corresponding logon icons appear at startup -- due to the order being apparently determined by when each folder was originally created, which was when this computer was first opened back in 2011 -- I want to be able, after creating a new user account, to migrate data from the account whose name I changed. I'd been previously suggested to try User Profile Wizard from Forensit.com... would this be a good idea, or can you suggest something different?

HP/Compaq CQ2014, AMD E-300, Radeon HD graphics, Win7 Home Premium 64-bit custom SP1, 3MB RAM, 500GB disk

Bob

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A:[SOLVED] I'm getting this message saying the user service failed the logon user profi

I had forgot to mention I have an hp windows 7 laptop!

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A:the user proflile service failed the logon. user profile can not be loaded.

If your newly created accounts can't log on, then it is time to check for something else.

In case there is hard drive corruption, I would check the hard drive. Right click on Drive C and choose Properties, > Tools tab > Check Now. The machine will need to reboot for the check to begin. See if the check reports of any problems.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/the-user-proflile-service-failed-the-logon-user-profile-can-not-be-loaded.1117371/
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I found some answers but these are for corrupt user. I cannot even find my user name under regedit.

thanks

Joy
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/new-user-created-error-message-user-logon-service-failed.1165290/
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note
i have windows server 2012 r2 in Domain computer

https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/3374b827-6eea-4fb1-9494-8a8b3eb59720/there-are-currently-no-logon-servers-available-to-service-the-logon-request-windows-8?forum=w7itpronetworking
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A:User accounts created but not able to logon - No user profile

Pixel, welcome to Sevenforums!

Have you tried a system restore yet? select a point before the problem began: System Restore
Try a repair install: Repair Install
Important! Read the warning box in the tutorials just in case they effect the user or your class
Credits: Both tutorials created by Brink

Let me know which of these tutorials you are able to do, and if they correct the problem.

http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/214748-user-accounts-created-but-not-able-logon-no-user-profile.html
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Im a newbie
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Dont know whether I have to disconnect the cisco router which inturn would prevent us from accessing our ISP's modem internet.
Please help
 

A:no logon servers available to service the logon request

If no other variables in the network has changed it does sound like some kind of routing or DHCP mismatch which needs reconfiguring.

Would you know what I mean If I said can can you logon to a profile local to the client (i.e not on the server) and 'ping' the domain server IP address from a command prompt? Equally can you ping an internet address such as google.com?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/no-logon-servers-available-to-service-the-logon-request.1137309/
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A:Logon Problem, Looping Logon/Logoff

I have the same problem now with my Windows 2000 Pro on a Compaq Armada M700. Did anyone ever help you? What was the solution?!

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/logon-problem-looping-logon-logoff-119771.html
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I cannot use disk cleanup, msconfig, or change any user account settings....?

I am completely lost and getting extremelly frustrated as to what to do next...


I am running Vista Business with Service Pack 1.

PLEASE HELP

Thanks in advance

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My method for automatically changing the Windows logon logoff wallpaper with every logon Step Use one of the many guides on the web to enable custom oem logon wallpaper such as Brink's Log On Screen - Change Step Copy whatever JPEG images you want to use for logon logoff wallpaper in to C Windows System Wallpaper w/ change automatically Logon logon every - oobe info backgrounds You do Logon Wallpaper - automatically change w/ every logon not need to rename them -- just so long as their file extension is JPG or JPEG they'll be fine Step Copy the following into C Windows System oobe info backgrounds rand vbs Code ' 'rand vbs 'Random logon logoff wallpaper generator 'Author ltwally gmail com ' Option Explicit Dim objFSO objFolder objFile colFiles Dim min max result aWallpaper Set objFSO CreateObject quot Scripting FileSystemObject quot Set objFolder objFSO GetFolder quot quot min max Set Logon Wallpaper - automatically change w/ every logon colFiles objFolder Files For Each objFile in colFiles If LCase Right CStr objFile Name quot jpg quot Or LCase Right CStr objFile Name quot jpeg quot Then If NOT CStr objFile Name quot backgroundDefault jpg quot Then max max aWallpaper max CStr objFile Name End If End If Next Randomize result Int max-min Rnd min objFSO CopyFile quot quot amp aWallpaper result quot quot amp quot backgroundDefault jpg quot True note if you have more than images change aWallpaper to a larger value such as aWallpaper Step Create a custom task in the Task Scheduler with the following properties You need to set the permissions here for an administrator account that has access to C Windows System oobe info backgrounds Add arguments C Windows System oobe info backgrounds rand vbs Startup in C Windows System oobe info backgrounds It's a bit more complicated than just installing a program to do it for you but after you get it going it zero-management just drop whatever images you want to use in that folder

A:Logon Wallpaper - automatically change w/ every logon

You may want to link to this in your thread: Task Scheduler - Create New Task

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Does anyone know what needs to be done?
 
Thanks!

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A:Getting rid of user on logon

  
Quote: Originally Posted by XeRo


So, I had bitdefender for a little while when I upgraded to W7 and my account wasn't over. I installed bitdefender anyways. Now even though it's uninstalled I have a bitdefendercomm user that comes up on logo. It has a password I don't know and it doesn't show up in the users part of the control panel.


Open start, type lusrmgr.msc, press enter. Open Users folder, seek and destroy with extreme prejudice!

http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/5970-getting-rid-user-logon.html
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A:Force User Preparation on User Logon

Hi Chekmayte, welcome to Ten Forums. The start menu not working is a known bug that sometimes occurs. You could try using the system file checker command (SFC) to check system file integrity. This is from the tutorial forum. SFC Command - Run in Windows 10 - Windows 10 Forums . See if that gets your start menu working.

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What might cause this? I'm struggling to troubleshoot it.

Thanks
 

A:User cannot logon wirelessly

You must be in a Domain/Networked login environment as WiFi vs wired networking is not germane to user login otherwise.

I think you're in a catch-22; you need the network to login but need login to access the network.

Fix the GPO policy for WiFi users to allow local login to the machine.
This will give the ability to then MAP drives to the infrastructure using the WiFi connection.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/user-cannot-logon-wirelessly.116860/
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yesterday i did install window7 and now when i turn it on i have the logon screen so how cant i uninstall the login acount or desable it .
i did check and there is no uption to change it control panel user acount

i did try this here [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\WindowsNT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon] but it is not there

this here look at the picture

A:logon user account

Hello yvesj,

I'm not sure what you are wanting. Are you just not wanting to have to log on?

If so, then the tutorial below can show you how to set Windows 7 to automatically log on to your user account at startup.

Log On Automatically at Startup

Hope this helps,
Shawn

http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/258838-logon-user-account.html
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A:Failed User Logon

sorry for wasting peoples time but have just been informed,problem now resolved . all by itself apparently

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/97742/failed-user-logon/