Solved

Logon Server

Posted on 2006-06-12
5
258 Views
Last Modified: 2010-03-18
Hi All,

is there any quick of telling which global catalog server just logged me on i.e. authenticated me?

Cheers
0
Comment
Question by:georgemildred
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
  • 2
5 Comments
 
LVL 48

Expert Comment

by:Jay_Jay70
ID: 16890160
hm not that i know of, you have to check on the server itself under sessions
0
 

Author Comment

by:georgemildred
ID: 16892250
i remember in older versions of windows there was a command line tool like net wiew or something that listed lots of details including which server logged you on
0
 
LVL 48

Expert Comment

by:Jay_Jay70
ID: 16892543
i wasnt aware the netview command showed this, give it a go though, i just had a play on a server then but it didnt show me anything GC related, i may not be looking correctly
0
 
LVL 3

Accepted Solution

by:
technologyworks earned 125 total points
ID: 16893174
look for the variable LOGONSERVER - that will tell you the name of the validating server.
(From command prompt, type SET)
0
 

Author Comment

by:georgemildred
ID: 16896669
thats exactly what im looking for thanks technologyworks
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: Site Down Detector

Helpful to verify reports of your own downtime, or to double check a downed website you are trying to access.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

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

Suggested Solutions

FIPS stands for the Federal Information Processing Standardisation and FIPS 140-2 is a collection of standards that are generically associated with hardware and software cryptography. In most cases, people can refer to this as the method of encrypti…
Trying to figure out group policy inheritance and which settings apply where can be a chore.  Here's a very simple summary I've written which might help.  Keep in mind, this is just a high-level conceptual overview where I try to avoid getting bogge…
Finds all prime numbers in a range requested and places them in a public primes() array. I've demostrated a template size of 30 (2 * 3 * 5) but larger templates can be built such 210  (2 * 3 * 5 * 7) or 2310  (2 * 3 * 5 * 7 * 11). The larger templa…

735 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