logon message

Posted on 2008-11-07
Last Modified: 2012-05-05
I am trying to log onto a windows 2003 standard server that is on a network i am able to enter the credentials but then i get a message" Logon Message
The system cannot log you on due to the following error:
The specified domain either does not exist or could not be contacted.
Please try again or consult your system administrator."
I able to log onto the computer locally. the server is on the network i am able to ping this server too. thanks a lot
Question by:gmollineau
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    Make sure the computer only has local DNS servers listed in the TCP\IP properties. You should check this to on the server. You should have no external DNS servers listed in your TCP\IP properties in your local network.

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    Hi i do not ahve any external DNS servers listed in the TCP\IP properties, i only have local DNS servers.

    Author Comment

    In the event viewer i am seeing Source:Winlogon event id: 1219
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    by:Darius Ghassem
    Look over this link. Is any other clients giving your trouble?

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