Re: Network Login format

From: KEN PINARD (pinard_at_verizon.net)
Date: 08/18/03


Date: Mon, 18 Aug 2003 05:19:07 GMT


The problem is there is no domain drop down list. The Windows XP login
prompt says to enter the domain and username in the username field. The
question is what is the format to get it recognized?

Ken

"Bruce Staehle" <Bruce@nospamsenexet.com> wrote in message
news:3F36E70C.3080608@nospamsenexet.com...
> If I understand your question correctly, the usename field us where you
> put in the name of a user that's in the Active Directory database on a
> domain controller (assuming it's a Win2K or 2003 domain). For domain,
> you can use the drop down menu to select any domains that you are a
> member of or that are trusted by your domain.
>
> In most cases you can also log on by just putting your User Principle
> Name in the logon box (e.g., jdoe@mydomain.com where jdoe is the user
> name in the domain)
> -Bruce
>
> Ken Pinard wrote:
>
> > I have a Win2k Server (say mydomain.com on myserver for names)
> >
> >
> >
> > I want to log onto the net at the login prompt.
> >
> >
> >
> > The login prompt asks for the username and domain. What is the format
> > for this? I can't find any documentation about it.
> >
> >
> > Thank you,
> >
> >
> >
> > Ken
> >
>