The Real (and Virtual) Adventures of Nathan the IT Guy

Apr 16 2010   12:44AM GMT

Your Account is configured to prevent you from using this computer. Please Try another computer

Nathan Simon Nathan Simon Profile: Nathan Simon

When a user tries to login to Windows Server 2008…

Find the user in Active Directory Users and Computers, right click on the account, then click on the Account Tab of that User’s Properties, click the “Log On To” button, the change the option, “The Following Computers” to “All computers” or just add the Computer Name you want…

After that you should be able to login with the affected user.

-NS

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  • EBS
    BUT EVERY DAY I NEED TO DO THIS JOB BECAUSE BY DEFAULT IT WILL TURN TO SPECIFIC COMPUTERS.
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  • NathalieD
    Thanks Nathan the IT guy :) This post was helpful to me Nathalie
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  • manolocpd
    thank you very much
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  • Waydee
    Thank you this error was bothering me for a couple of hours
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  • Jaoibh
    Saved me a bit of time, Thanks for the blog post!
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  • cardo821
    Tried everything before finding this post. Thanks... Greatly appreciated.
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  • levisaligue
    thanks this saves my day...
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