Solved

Unable to change Telnet authentication method

Posted on 2013-06-23
3
333 Views
Last Modified: 2013-06-24
Running Windows 7 Professional, I am unable to connect to client computers on my LAN through Telnet.  Telnet server and client functions are enabled, and the Telnet service is running.  When I attempt to connect to a client computer, after the password warning prompt, I'm told that Telnet is configured to use NTLM authentication only.  So I tried a command prompt, with
tlntadmn config sec +PASSWD
and got "the settings were successfully updated."  But the same thing happened  (NTLM authentication only) when I tried to Telnet to the client.
0
Comment
Question by:ddantes
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 41

Accepted Solution

by:
Jackie Man earned 250 total points
Comment Utility
Any anti-virus or third party firewall software installed in client computer?
0
 

Author Comment

by:ddantes
Comment Utility
Yes, Norton Internet Security.  However, I  used  to be able to Telnet to these clients, and I can still share files with them across our Windows network.
0
 

Author Comment

by:ddantes
Comment Utility
Sorry, I misunderstood the purpose of the tlntadmn config sec=  command.  I was trying to apply it from the computer which is originating the telnet connection, and I needed to apply it to the computer which is to receive the connection.  Issue is resolved.
0

Featured Post

IT, Stop Being Called Into Every Meeting

Highfive is so simple that setting up every meeting room takes just minutes and every employee will be able to start or join a call from any room with ease. Never be called into a meeting just to get it started again. This is how video conferencing should work!

Join & Write a Comment

I use more than 1 computer in my office for various reasons. Multiple keyboards and mice take up more than just extra space, they make working a little more complicated. Using one mouse and keyboard for all of my computers makes life easier. This co…
OfficeMate Freezes on login or does not load after login credentials are input.
This Micro Tutorial will give you basic overview of the control panel section on Windows 7. It will depth in Network and Internet, Hardware and Sound, etc. This will be demonstrated using Windows 7 operating system.
The viewer will learn how to successfully create a multiboot device using the SARDU utility on Windows 7. Start the SARDU utility: Change the image directory to wherever you store your ISOs, this will prevent you from having 2 copies of an ISO wit…

772 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

11 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now