Security Logon Manager "Security Logon Failed"

Posted on 2009-02-23
Last Modified: 2012-05-06
I have a system that had an issue with a proprietary softaware, and the issue has been fixed, however anyone that logs on the workstation continues to get a "Security Lgon Manager" dialog box that says Security Logon Failed.  Security Logon Manager has detected a configuration error... "you can see the whole error in the attached JPG.
THey click OK and are able to get by and work... However the powers that be want the error message gone.  I cant figure out how to get rid of this, short of re-imaging the computer, which they do NOT want me to do.  Any suggestions? I have scoured the internet looking for a clue.
Question by:tburick
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    Expert Comment

    I've not seen that before.  The only reference I've found to this error simply suggested "remove startup vb scripts".
    Do you have any VBScript running on startup or logon?
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    Accepted Solution


    Check any services that the program has installed. Start --> Run --> Services.msc --> OK
    In this list look for any referance to the proprietary software. If theres any there go to the properties and check the Log On tab. Try changing the account its using.

    Also while you are there make sure the Secondary Logon service is set to automatic and started.


    Author Closing Comment

    In services.msc the program was stopped, but was set to automatic.  The service account was not in the logon field.

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