Ghost cloned XP SP3 will not allow logon

We have several Compaq 6710b Intel based notebooks.  I have had to build (XP Professional) one from scratch as all the HP security/bloatware interfered with the operation of some of our mission specific software.  After applying all updates (SP3, driver and software) the machine is stable and all our software is working.  I made it standalone and set it back to DHCP and ghosted.  I have installed the image on another notebook and it boots to logon with no problems however, when I logon it accepts my password, starts the logon process then immediately logs off back to the logon screen.  Same thing in safe mode.

Is this a SP3 issue, can I resolve it without having to repair the install?
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Rob WilliamsConnect With a Mentor Commented:
There is an issue that often occurs with the cloning where the userinit.exe value in the registry gets changed and/or the userint.exe file in the system32 folder gets replaced. The repair is to replace these with a repair CD or 3rd party or remote registry tools. Similar discussions can be found in the following links:
See the near the bottom of the following EE link (not the accepted answer)

You may need to recreate the computer account in AD first.

Are you able to login using the local administrator account?
Rob WilliamsCommented:
Thanks Jalbkay.
Cheers !
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