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access is denied when trying to remote shut down xp computer

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Hei guys
I'm trying to remore shutdown a windows xp computer
When using the remote shutdown command via the command prompt  i enter the command shutdown -s -m \\computername and   i get an error message "Access Is Denied."  i used the ps tools also with no joy...

I am running XP Pro SP1. & the computer I wish to restart have an XP pro SP-1 also they are connected through a 8 port switch hub
i can see the other computer on the net & i have a shered resource on it (folder)
i dont have any permissions on the computer they both log in  with 1 user name that as an administrator rights

note:i'v started all the services on the remote conmputer (rpc,telephoney...) & ping command works just fine

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by:leonaminov
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I did that and got "access denied error 5"
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sorry my bad i got  win32:access  is denied
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by:CrazyOne
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Apparenty your account does not have privleges to do this. Is your account part of the admistrator group.
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by:leonaminov
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sorry about the delay ...

crazyone
 my account is an administrator user (im on a simple workgroup network)

sunray_2003

didn't help  sorry

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by:CrazyOne
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Does it say Access denied to the computer of to the shutdown
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by:leonaminov
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yes
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by:CrazyOne
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Has an account been setup for you on the machine you are trying to shutdowm has that account be given the appropriate permissions to do this?
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by:leonaminov
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yes i have the exact same name on both computers
& given the same permissions
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by:leonaminov
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I think i dont have permissions but i am an administrator account
I just dont get it... i'm in a  group domain admin
All the services needed for this task allready started
I just keep getting "Access Is Denied"


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by:leonaminov
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I'v found a solution !!!
any way thanks for helping me
now ...how can i give you the points?
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by:benbecker
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leonaminov, what was the solution?  i have tried everything and I am running into Access is Denied (5) message.
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