troubleshooting Question

Cannot login after restart/window activation

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Windows Server 2003Microsoft Server OS
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Our system admin setup a window 2003 server web edition server.

It was working properly. However, after we restarted the machine, login doesnt work anymore.

Here are the steps we see.
-- after restart, login pop up
-- We entered username, password and selected the correct domain.
-- A message pops up Windows Product Activation, You have to activate window before logging into the system,

-- if we click yes, it will have another pops up saying your window has already been activated. Then we click ok; it will return to the login pop up.
-- if we click no, it will return to the login pop up.
-- if we click cancel, it shuts down the machine.

We kept logging into the system with different user and still had the same problem.

How can we login again? :(
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