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I need to login into windows 2000 from NT Service,
I created service which is listening on network for some command (windows is in logoff state), when command is received the service have to login user, so that logged in user can use deskop, IE, Word and so on ?

Is that posible with LogonUser Api call ?
or what ?
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by:jkr
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Techincally, it is possible by using the GINA API - see http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/default.asp?url=/library/en-us/security/Security/winlogon_and_gina_start_page.asp ("Winlogon and GINA") and the GINA sample that ships with the PSDK. Just calling "LogonUser()" isn't enough by far...
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by:zeko
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Do u have any example of doing something like that ?
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by:zeko
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Do u have any example of doing something like that ?
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by:griessh
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Dear zeko

I think you forgot this question. I will ask Community Support to close it unless you finalize it within 7 days. You can always request to keep this question open. But remember, experts can only help you if you provide feedback to their questions.
Unless there is objection or further activity,  I will suggest to

     "refund the points and delete this question"

since nobody had a satisfying answer for you.

PLEASE DO NOT ACCEPT THIS COMMENT AS AN ANSWER!
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jkr earned 200 total points
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Well, I _did_ mention a sample, but a 'delete' is OK for me...
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by:Moondancer
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The examples were posted above in the links provided, and clearly you chose a "C" in error, so I corrected this for you.  If you have questions in this regard, let me know.
Thanks,
Moondancer - EE Moderator
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