[Webinar] Streamline your web hosting managementRegister Today

x
?
Solved

HELP ASAP: Windows cannot load the locally stored profile....

Posted on 2004-09-20
11
Medium Priority
?
932 Views
Last Modified: 2008-02-19
I have have no Idea what I did.  If I screwed something up.

In my test net work I have 1 test clint pc. And one server pc running windows 2003.
I logged in on the the client pc and get a msg box with a 30 seocnd count down timmer::::

Windows cannot load the locally stored profiel.  Possable cause for this error include insufficient security rights or a corrupt user profile....

then box goes away and I get a new box that says:

Cannot find local profile and says it is loggin in with a temp profile.

Please help me figur this out im new to this kind of error.

0
Comment
Question by:mrchaos101
  • 4
  • 4
  • 2
  • +1
11 Comments
 
LVL 15

Accepted Solution

by:
adamdrayer earned 1500 total points
ID: 12102894
This usually happens when you are trying to login as a user that does not have the proper rights for the 'C:\Documents and Settings' directory.  The first time a user logs in, his settings are copied from 'C:\Documents and Settings\Default User'  which is hidden to 'C:\Documents and Settings\%username%'.  Without proper rights, this copy can not take place and the user cannot login.  Login as the administrator and check the rights for 'C:\documents and settings'

Do you have romaing profiles?  cause that would be a different problem.
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:mrchaos101
ID: 12102920
THis should be on the SERVER pc right?
0
 
LVL 15

Expert Comment

by:adamdrayer
ID: 12102926
No, the Client PC..  unless you are using roaming profiles.
0
The new generation of project management tools

With monday.com’s project management tool, you can see what everyone on your team is working in a single glance. Its intuitive dashboards are customizable, so you can create systems that work for you.

 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:mrchaos101
ID: 12102949
Ok should there not be a setting in group proflie for this?

When I had more computers to and users I dont whant to have to go to each pc to set rights?
0
 
LVL 15

Expert Comment

by:adamdrayer
ID: 12102966
Well first change it manually on the one computer and verify that it is a solution.
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:mrchaos101
ID: 12103082
bah...

I changed it and gave 100% access and still had error.

I then Rebooted server and then rebooted client and now problem is gone?

What rights would you normaly give the users to that fodler? RX only or 100%?
0
 
LVL 15

Expert Comment

by:adamdrayer
ID: 12103249
Read and Execute I believe.
0
 
LVL 1

Expert Comment

by:BrendanKing
ID: 14492780
I have had the same problem on a Windows 2003 terminal server using a roaming profile stored on another server.  Intermittently the NTuser.DAT file gets locked for some reason on the local terminal server and the user cannot login again with the locally stored profile. Even if the user is logged off you cannot delete the locally stored profile folder.  The only way to resolve it is to reboot terminal server, then the user can login again. Any ideas?
0
 

Expert Comment

by:zimboman
ID: 20932287
BrendanKing - I think I have the same problem - did you find a solution?

Thanks
0
 
LVL 1

Expert Comment

by:BrendanKing
ID: 20933157
Haven't come across a particular solutions for this yet.
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:mrchaos101
ID: 20933189
We nixed the roaming profiles.  When we set this up. Sorry was dome time ago.

That fixed it for me.
0

Featured Post

Keep up with what's happening at Experts Exchange!

Sign up to receive Decoded, a new monthly digest with product updates, feature release info, continuing education opportunities, and more.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

If you’re involved with your company’s wide area network (WAN), you’ve probably heard about SD-WANs. They’re the “boy wonder” of networking, ostensibly allowing companies to replace expensive MPLS lines with low-cost Internet access. But, are they …
This article is in regards to the Cisco QSFP-4SFP10G-CU1M cables, which are designed to uplink/downlink 40GB ports to 10GB SFP ports. I recently experienced this and found very little configuration documentation on how these are supposed to be confi…
In this tutorial you'll learn about bandwidth monitoring with flows and packet sniffing with our network monitoring solution PRTG Network Monitor (https://www.paessler.com/prtg). If you're interested in additional methods for monitoring bandwidt…
Monitoring a network: why having a policy is the best policy? Michael Kulchisky, MCSE, MCSA, MCP, VTSP, VSP, CCSP outlines the enormous benefits of having a policy-based approach when monitoring medium and large networks. Software utilized in this v…

607 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question