Administrator cannot have logon locally permission

Posted on 2004-11-28
Last Modified: 2010-04-14

Dear all,

I got a strange problem, I have a PC, installed windows 2000 Pro. SP4.

 When i try to login as local administrator it is saying " you dont have permissions to logon locally".
 Even i boot from "safe mode " safemode with networking " but i couldnt find any result.

 any idea on this problem....
Question by:javeed_ccna
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    Expert Comment

    You may have to connect to it from another PC and run ntrights.
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    Expert Comment

    Also, could you provide the exact error message you get when trying to log on?

    Can you log on using any other account?

    Is this a standalone PC or planning to connect to domain in future?

    Author Comment

    i want to connect that PC to domain, for that i need to log in as a administrator. So when  i try to logon as administrator it is giving the error.
     i dont have other account to log in .

    Can anybody please tell me what is the use of Windows 2000 resource kit , and its uses.
    Where can i find this resource kit ??
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    Accepted Solution

    Here is a link for the tools along with their descriptions.  Ntrights is included.

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