Solved

Windows 10 Pro Unable to login to 2008 R2 Domain

Posted on 2016-08-11
17
358 Views
Last Modified: 2016-08-15
I have purchased a new Windows 10 Home PC and then purchased and installed the Pro upgrade.  I was then able to add the computer to the 2008 R2 domain (exampledomainname.com)  For some reason I can not login to the PC with any domain accounts.  I have tried using the user@exampledomainname.com with password and exampledomainname\username with password.  It just keeps telling me that the username or password is incorrect. I have also tried adding the account under add work account in the settings.  I have no other issues logging in from any other machines in the domain.
0
Comment
Question by:HaddonComputers
  • 6
  • 6
  • 3
  • +2
17 Comments
 
LVL 54

Expert Comment

by:McKnife
ID: 41753461
What error message do you get?
0
 
LVL 93

Expert Comment

by:John Hurst
ID: 41753676
I can log into Server 2008 from my Windows 10 Pro machine.

Try run System File Checker. Run SFC /SCANNOW from an admin command prompt. Allow to complete.

Try TCP/IP Reset to see if perhaps TCP got corrupted.

Open cmd.exe with Run as Administrator
Then  netsh int ip reset c:\resetlog.txt
Also, ipconfig /flushdns followed by net stop dnscache followed by net start dnscache

Now restart the computer after both the above.
0
 

Author Comment

by:HaddonComputers
ID: 41753705
McKnife I get "The username or password is incorrect. Try again."
0
Connect further...control easier

With the ATEN CE624, you can now enjoy a high-quality visual experience powered by HDBaseT technology and the convenience of a single Cat6 cable to transmit uncompressed video with zero latency and multi-streaming for dual-view applications where remote access is required.

 
LVL 54

Accepted Solution

by:
McKnife earned 250 total points
ID: 41753711
No idea. You could retry, disjoin it from the domain and rejoin. If not successful, I'd either try a repair installation (inplace upgrade, shown here: http://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/16397-repair-install-windows-10-place-upgrade.html using the 1607 ISO), or reinstall 1607 pro right away.
1
 
LVL 93

Expert Comment

by:John Hurst
ID: 41753712
Are you using a local account? Not a Microsoft email account.

Thanks for the update.  Disjoin from the domain, shut down, start up, Now rejoin the domain.
0
 

Author Comment

by:HaddonComputers
ID: 41753713
John Hurst I did what you recommended but I still have the same issue.
0
 

Author Comment

by:HaddonComputers
ID: 41753720
I have removed and rejoined the domain multiple times ensuring to go into AD users and computers and deleting the computer account.  It joins perfectly fine.  I am using a local account.
0
 
LVL 93

Assisted Solution

by:John Hurst
John Hurst earned 250 total points
ID: 41753722
Try the Windows 10 Repair Install that McKnife has pointed to. I do not know if you can do this after upgrading to Pro from Home.

I use the Media Creation Link for this.

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/software-download/windows10

Click on Upgrade to Windows 10 (even if Windows 10 is running), click on the Download button, select Open (Run) but NOT Save. Allow the program to run. Allow drivers to update. Then select Keep Everything. You can also Keep Data, or Keep Nothing. Keep Nothing is very close to a clean install.
0
 
LVL 6

Expert Comment

by:Wayne Herbert
ID: 41753872
Are you connecting wired or wirelessly?
0
 

Author Comment

by:HaddonComputers
ID: 41754360
The upgrade/repair resolved the issue.  Now I don't have a start menu for the domain users.  Possibly a Group Policy issue.
0
 
LVL 93

Expert Comment

by:John Hurst
ID: 41754365
Repair will not take away the Start Menu, so there must be a Group Policy changing this .
0
 
LVL 54

Expert Comment

by:McKnife
ID: 41754764
There's no GPO that removes the start menus, sorry. Please describe in detail:
-the start button is there, but no reaction when clicking on it?
-or something else?

If it's the former, please retry with different local users - does it work for some? And it doesn't for any domain user?
0
 
LVL 1

Expert Comment

by:David_Blumberg
ID: 41756871
We are experiencing the same issue, system is able to join the domain (Windows 2012) but is unable to login to the domain.  We had around 20 other systems that worked using this scenario but the last one we upgraded was about two months ago.
0
 

Author Comment

by:HaddonComputers
ID: 41756994
The repair worked for resolving my domain login issue.  Then after countless attempts to fix the start menu issue for domain users after I was able to login, it required me to do a system refresh to get the start menu to work for domain users.  There were no Group policies affecting the Start menu.  All appears to be working well now.
0
 
LVL 93

Expert Comment

by:John Hurst
ID: 41756996
Thanks for the update and I was happy to help,
0
 

Author Comment

by:HaddonComputers
ID: 41757001
McKnife actually should have received credit for the Repair suggestion.  I'm not sure how to change it.  Thanks John and McKnife.
0
 
LVL 93

Expert Comment

by:John Hurst
ID: 41757008
I have unaccepted the solution so that you may go back and give both answers credit.  Thanks.
0

Featured Post

PRTG Network Monitor: Intuitive Network Monitoring

Network Monitoring is essential to ensure that computer systems and network devices are running. Use PRTG to monitor LANs, servers, websites, applications and devices, bandwidth, virtual environments, remote systems, IoT, and many more. PRTG is easy to set up & use.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Forest and doamin tree 3 22
Raising Forest Functional Level 9 30
Trying to demote an old DC 3 31
Remote Desktop Session Host Configuration 2 27
In this article, I will show you HOW TO: Perform a Physical to Virtual (P2V) Conversion the easy way from a computer backup (image).
This article runs through the process of deploying a single EXE application selectively to a group of user.
This tutorial will walk an individual through the process of installing the necessary services and then configuring a Windows Server 2012 system as an iSCSI target. To install the necessary roles, go to Server Manager, and select Add Roles and Featu…
Microsoft Active Directory, the widely used IT infrastructure, is known for its high risk of credential theft. The best way to test your Active Directory’s vulnerabilities to pass-the-ticket, pass-the-hash, privilege escalation, and malware attacks …

766 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