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Cannot log on windows 2003 server!!

Did some repartioning of hard disks, and now I can't log on to Windows 2003 server. I enter my username and password, which appear to be accepted, and then after a second, I'm logged out again. I've tried rebooting several times but the problem persists. Need some help here.
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and235100Commented:
You are probably looking at doing a repair install from the w2k3 cd to re-enable full functionality.
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StuFox100Commented:
A couple of other suggestions before repairing:
1. Try a different admin account - profile maybe stuffed
2. See if you can access the event log remotely and get any answers
Cheers
Stu
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Jason210Author Commented:
Can't access anything. I'll try the repair thing.
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Jason210Author Commented:
Nope - the repair CD requires a password, and it is rejecting my admin password.
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and235100Commented:
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and235100Commented:
Specifically http://www.jms1.net/nt-unlock.html (use a browser other than IE to access this site)
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tigermattCommented:
Reset your admin password as the petri site describes then repair the install. It's generally a corrupt or missing file which is being detected after log on which then logs you off again. Someone else had this issue here the other day and repair sorted it.
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Jason210Author Commented:
cheers - will try it.
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cj_1969Commented:
You log in ... it accepts your ID and password and then logs you out again leaving you at the login promtp?

This sounds like your drive letter(s) have changed and your boot partition no longer has the same letter it used to.

See if you can connect removely to the server from either another server or a workstation.
If you can then use disk manager to remotely reassign the drive letters back to what they are supposed to be.
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Jason210Author Commented:
>This sounds like your drive letter(s) have changed and your
>boot partition no longer has the same letter it used to.
correct

>If you can then use disk manager to remotely reassign the
>drive letters back to what they are supposed to be.
how?
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and235100Commented:
If you logon as a domain admin user on another station - then attempt to use the mmc (compmgmt.msc would be ideal) to remotely connect to the Disk Management service on your server over the network - then the chances are you would have to provide a password...
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and235100Commented:
In compmgmt.msc, use the Action menu, Connect to another computer... option.
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cj_1969Commented:
Sorry, I only get to check out EE eevery other day or so.
Were you able to make the change?
As mentioned the computer management console is the way to go ...
Authentication is not an issue when connecting ... it is only when logging into the machine itself so any utilities used to work on the server will work just fine.
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Jason210Author Commented:
I tried this just to see if it works. I could connect alright,  but I was denied access to the disk management of the server. Says I didn't have the privilages.
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and235100Commented:
Which is exactly what I said...

You do have to be granted access to use the disk management tool - hence why I suggested logging on as a domain administrator - which should have the correct permissions.
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Jason210Author Commented:
That's what I did. I logged onto a workstation as a domain administratör, then did the compmgmt.msc, Action menu, Connect to another computer option, then disk management. Access denied.
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cj_1969Commented:
check the services on the remote machine and make sure that the disk manegement servicese are running.
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