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Cannot logon to server using Remote Desktop (sometimes)

Posted on 2010-09-04
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Hi Experts,

I have this particular problem when I try to logn to the file server using Remote Desktop. I get the error "The System Cannot log you on due to the following error : Access is denied. However this is off and on. Please advise.
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by:Chris Millard
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This is a difficult question to answer. In the first instance, I would check the event logs, and also check the license manager to make sure you're not running short of CALs.
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by:cimani1000
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In Event Viewer: I get Event ID 1219

Logon rejected for domain\admin. Unable to obtain the terminal Server User Configuration. Error: Access is denied.

But as i mentioned, this does not happen all the time. for instance as we speak I do not have this problem, however that may not be the case in a few hours time.

License Manager: The License Logging Manager is usually disabled by default
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by:Dave
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Which version of Windows is on the server ans is it fully patched up to date. There are hits on MS Support site for Server/2000 but generally 2003 appears OK. Is there anything common about when you get the errors, say after a server re-boot?
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ukznmcl earned 500 total points
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Have a read through these and see if any of these is the solution:

http://www.eventid.net/display.asp?eventid=1219&eventno=2848&source=winlogon&phase=1

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thanks
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