Re: Cannot login to vista using domain account
"CWestwater" <CWestwater@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
>I have a complicated issue that I hope someone can help me with. Basically
> cannot seem to login using my domain account (Windows 2003 domain) when on
> any Vista machine (both pre and post SP1).
> I can login fine to any XP machine on the network along with the 2003
> servers we have. When I type in my username and password in Vista I get
> message "The username or password is incorrect". I have got a fellow
> Admin to log into the exact same machines and he can with no issues.
> We use smartcard's with and MS PKI solution to login in the laptops. I
> going to my laptop using my smartcard fine, just not when I try to type in
> username and password.
> I have looked at my account in AD and it seems fine. Does anyone have any
> ideas what I can try or look for? I have had this issue since we first
> Vista, but I kinda ignored it as I could login my laptop using my
> But I just got a new desktop (Dell Precision Quad core with 4GB RAM and
> Business 64bit) and I can't log in now on it!
Did you remember to login using the format domainname\username then
Jane, not plain
64 bit enabled :-)
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