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Server 2008 Administrator login method not allowed

Last Modified: 2013-11-21
Here is the issue .  
Server running 2008 enterprise. This is my domain controller box.

I can login to the server using rdp - using the administrator account mydomain\administrator

I can not login on the server desktop using the same said above account . it says log on method not allowed.

Any suggestions?
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