I'm sure this has been discussed before but I don't seem to be able to find
it in the archives. I do find a short discussion in 2004 but that doesn't
seen to solve my problem.
First is it possible to logon to a windows domain over a PPTP VPN (using
With this I mean that the user boots his/her laptop, hits CTRL-ALT-DEL and
types his/her password and puts a check mark at "Log on using dial-up
What am I doing wrong?
The VPN authentication seem to work but when the user tries to access
anything on the network he/she is asked for a username and password. When
the user types in his/her UN and PW the following message appears:
The user name you typed is the same as the username you logged in with.
That user name has already been tried.
A domain controller cannot be found to verify that user name.
I have edited the lmhosts file but this doesn't seem to do the trick. The
system keeps asking for a UN/PW.
192.168.1.252 sbb00 #PRE #DOM:SETNORBYER
192.168.1.252 "SETNORBYER \0x1b"
Nbtstat -c shows:
Node IpAddress: [192.168.1.201] Scope Ib: 
NetBIOS Remote Cache Name Table
Name Type Host Address Life [sec]
SBB00 <03> UNIQUE 192.168.1.252 -1
SBB00 <00> UNIQUE 192.168.1.252 -1
SBB00 <20> UNIQUE 192.168.1.252 -1
SETNORBYER <1C> GROUP 192.168.1.252 -1
Any help is really appreciated,
Willem van Dam