Posts Tagged ‘logon’

Black logon box and text fields on Windows Server 2003

July 8th, 2009 18 comments

I had a problem the other day when I went to logon to a server using RDP and the text fields where you enter your username and password were black! I typed in my credentials anyway and found that I could still logon to the server. After this there seemed to be no other issues.


Regkey to disable XP dial-up connection logon

August 22nd, 2008 No comments

Here is a registry key I run from a startup script to disable the option that allows users to invoke a "Log on using dial-up connection". Having had experience of working in a school I know how kids will use any excuse to distract them from logging onto a computer and starting the lesson!


Categories: Registry, Scripting Tags: , ,

KiXtart script to retrieve Active Directory user info

August 21st, 2008 No comments

Here's a quick script written using KiXtart to retrieve information for a user (object) in Active Directory. Once enumerated, object information is stored in variables to be used later.


Categories: Scripting Tags: , ,