how find the which user who logged into a computer in a specific time in a domain.

Posted on 2013-06-19
Last Modified: 2013-07-11
We use windows 2008 and XP on our network. Is it possible to find the user who logged into a computer in a specific time.
I have the time and the computer name , but like to know who had used this computer on this time.

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Go to the Security events & there you can find the logon event. You can find the required details from there.
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by:Haresh Nikumbh
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If you have configured Audit policy then it will display user name who has access server through RDP

Audit login event
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Are all the user a part of AD. If yes there are some tools along with some technet articles that would help you.

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Yes , all the students are part of our AD. Please post me some tools along with technet articles that would be helpful.

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try JiJi Active Directory Monitoring Tool.

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