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Logon Process Initialization Failure


I have tried to upgrade windows 7 home premium from vista. Near the end it stops and says "log on process initialization failure" it also say check event log for more detail. I roll it back but don't know where to find the event log or how do i get pass that for installing windows 7 can you help me.

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Logon Failure Unknown Username Or Bad Password

My laptop is running windows 7 pro. I have created a vpn connection  to my workplace and saved the connection credentials for any user of the laptop. This works fine, but when i try to login to the domain i get the error: login failure:unknown user name or bad password. This is after using the switch user option and then using the network connection option, this brings up the vpn login window, i re-enter the vpn login credentials, the machine connects to the vpn and then goes to a welcome screen and this is where i get the error message. With xp pro this did not happen, the machine would connect to the vpn and then display a domain login window. What am i doing wrong?

Posted On: 2010-05-27 . View Related Posts . . View 3 Replies .

Unable To Logon

I have an issue w/win 7 pro that, hopefully, you have an answer for. This is a fresh installation on a new hd. Win 7 starts up, in fact the shared folders are accessible on my network, but i'm unable to log on - the logon screen is frozen, cursor won't move and there is no keystroke response.

Everything was running fine until i performed a boot-time defrag - before that i ran sophos antivirus and 4 "malware" files were detected and deleted from system-32 folder.

I've attempted to start in safe mode, with last known good config, and in debugging mode; all - nr.system repair - 'os started'; system restore - 'cannot find image on this computer'. (I know that at least 4 restore points were created). I can access a command prompt through system restore, but it appears that i'm confined to the x drive.

Anything you can think of short of reinstallation? 


Posted On: 2010-05-13 . View Related Posts . . View 8 Replies .

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How do i logon as an administrator to perform changes to my computer?

Posted On: 2010-02-06 . View Related Posts . . View 3 Replies .

Cannot Kill A Hanging Process

The avast! Antivirus program suddenly stopped working. I tried to kill the process with the task manager and pskill, but had no success as access was denied. (I'm sys admin) there has been no new software or hardware added recently to the system. When i restart the pc, same problem occurs again. I didn't find any way to get rid of the avast.exe file or the entire program folder altogether. Tnx for any suggestions on how to kill or get rid of the avast application. Programs you are having problems with error messages recent changes you made to your computer what you have already tried to fix the problem.

Posted On: 2010-07-28 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Process Srrstr.dll

I have a problem with a rundll32.exe process srrstr.dll in task manager. From what i have found out this has to do with creating a restore point. This process will run forever until i stop it through task manager. I also have another problem that occurred around the same time. My external hard drive that i use as a backup is not showing my backups since this started. I believe that a backup might have been interrupted. Don't know if that could have caused all of this.

I had a screenshot but i cannot seem to paste it in here so i will type it out:

In task manager -> processes
"Image name" = rundll32.exe
"User name" = system
"Command line" = c:windowssystem32undll32.exe/d srrstr.dll, executescheduledsppcreation
"Description" = windows host process (rundll32)

I am running windows 7 pro 64 bit build 7600 v6. 1
Amd phenom ii 955 processor
Asus m4a785td-v evo mobo
4gb gskill ram
2 wd black 640gb hard drives & 1 external wd black 750gb hd as a backup


Posted On: 2010-05-28 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Raid 10 Array Process

I'm switching from xp to win 7 pro 64bit - i previously set raid 10 so have experience. This was done using f6 floppy on clean install xp pro 32bit with intel ich9r driver. I am going to do a clean install with win7 pro 64bit - i have read that in win 7 you don't need to use the same process but i am unclear what exactly occurs in the install process for win 7 - will win 7 simply recognize and install the correct drivers - or do i need to have the intel 64 bit matrix drivers ready on flash drive etc. Please confirm the process?

Ps this is hardware raid not software


Posted On: 2010-06-04 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Not Enough Storage Is Available To Process This Command

I got a problem when i installed windows 7. I have an aplicattion that works fine on xp and vista too (i had to disable uac to install my personal aplication), but it doesn't work on 7. I tried the new compatibility sistem and got a new failure. When i run .exe file it goes fine until copy the new files to a temp directory, suddenly a box appears saying "not enough storage is available to process this command". I have about 280gb of free space on hd and 2 gb ram, what should i do?

Posted On: 2010-01-20 . View Related Posts . . View 3 Replies .

Not Enough Storage To Process Command

I have major problem trying to install a new wlan pci card. When i first inserted it into the pc i figured the pnp would take care of everything but no so i installed it manually from the cd, this didn't work either so i tried to install it using a driver from the manufacturers website. The installation finishes and everything but windows still goes to look for drivers and when it doesn't find any i go to look in the device manager and i get the following error code:the drivers for this device are not installed. (Code 28) (but they are)not enough storage is available to process this command.

To find a driver for this device, click update driver. I have about 2, 5gig ram free and about 590 gig of disk space free so that can't be it right?The things i have tried are:running the setup file as administrator, performing a disk cleanup, creating a new account with administrator acces, "telling" windows installer where to find the driver installer. Nothing works. Doe's anyone have any good ideas?


Posted On: 2010-07-08 . View Related Posts . . View 4 Replies .

Bsod During Boot Process

I was playing an on-line game when the system locked up. The keyboard was unresponsive, no ctlr-alt-del or anything else seemed to have an effect, i power cycled and now the system cannot pass the boot process before bsoding. I get the windows saying starting windows and it just starts to draw the microsoft 4 color logo (about 3 to 5 pixels worth) when it bsods and reboots. Trying the repair mode it just bsods again but without rebooting. If i try the command line it stops when it gets to classpnp.sys then reboots.

I did a full memory test using memtest86, all 8g passed 3 iterations.

If i try the repair, it "loads windows files" and then bsods with a machine_check_exception with a  stop value of 0x0000009c (0x000000000000003, 0xfffff88002865b60, 0x00000000b220000a, 0x00000000002010a)


Posted On: 2010-01-31 . View Related Posts . . View 5 Replies .

Settings.ini Is Being Used By Another Process

My gadgets aren't working, neither is firefox. I have a problem with my sidebar, as-well, as a lot of others have on this forum and a lot of others. Every time i start up my computer this message is shown. I tried a clean boot and that took care of the error message, but when i tried running the sidebar it popped up. Besides that my firefox, keeps claiming that another firefox is already running which, from my point of view, doesn't make any sense.

This seems to have started after i tried connecting windows media center to my xbox 360 and there was an error. In searching the internet, i have found that quite a few people have posted this kind of problem, several after a snafu in setting up their xbox 360 for media center, but there seem to be no answers to be found.


Posted On: 2010-01-25 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Win 7 Slow Logon

I loaded windows 7 64-bit onto my ssd hard drive (intel x-25m) when i had an amd 4000+ processor and asus m32n motherboard. Recently i changed my motherboard and processor to an intel core i7 processor and gigabyte ga-x58a-ud3r motherboard. I also installed a edimax wireless n pci wifi adapter.

Windows 7 starts up fine up until i get to the login screen. When i click to login it takes around 40s to load the windows screen whereas before it would take about a second.

Should i reinstall windows 7 to fix this problem? I had to re verify the copy of windows because i changed the motherboard and processor will i be able to reinstall windows 7 again without having any problems verifying the copy? (Its the retail version of win 7 64bit).

Just a note i have a picture as a background for my windows 7 desktop so the solid color background thing doesn't seem to be the problem.


Posted On: 2010-02-17 . View Related Posts . . View 12 Replies .

Logon Service Failed

I have installed windows 7 3 times now and just had to do a system rollback today due to various errors within windows 7. Both home premium, starter and ultimate have all failed at some point. The latest problem appears that 6 ms updates went in (publish date 13th april) and upon reboot, and logging in it says the login service failed to start and then throws you back to the login screen. I had to start up in safe mode, log in and then rollback. I'm getting very frustrated now as the system won't remain stable for more than 1. 5 months before something happens.

Posted On: 2010-04-15 . View Related Posts . . View 8 Replies .

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New hp pavilion with windows 7 preloaded (about a month old). Never had a problem until today. Two users, one designated the administrator. Working fine this morning. Shut down for the day, booted up this evening. Passwords for both accounts come up with "the user name or the password is incorrect". No num lock issue, no caps lock issue, i do remember both passwords and i am signing into the correct accounts (thanks ms). I have switched keyboards to see if it was a key board issue.

I have tried going through "safe" mode (still gets me to a point where it asks for a password for the designated users and, guess what, the passwords appear to be incorrect). I see many have had this problem. I have tried several of the resolutions suggested (many appear to be repeats and i am not sure whether they ever resolved the user's problems). Seems to me to be a bug. Nyway, since i decided not to make the move to a mac i am feeling very angry right now. Help!


Posted On: 2010-08-22 . View Related Posts . . View 6 Replies .

Logon Delay On Welcome Screen

When i logon to windows 7 (ultimate x64), the welcome screen stays on the screen for about 30 seconds before switching to the desktop. Other user accounts do not show this behavior. My profile is by far the biggest on the system (2. 7gb). I've read that there is a bug related to solid background colors, where the delay behavior is mentioned, but i'm using a desktop theme instead (also, reverting to the standard background did not solve ths issue). Does anybody have any other ideas? Can i use a tool like bootvis to analyze the logon process?

Posted On: 2010-04-11 . View Related Posts . . View 7 Replies .

How To Turn On Automatic Logon ?

The registry entries we used to utilize autologon, no longer seem to work as they under windows xp.
Specifically, when choosing a windows only logon after installing novell client 2 for win7, the local windows account name does not pop up in the username field. Then, when you enter the proper workstation username, you must also enter the password. Previously, the password was supplied in the registry and was not required at workstation logon. Oddly, if you log to the novell network, the local user credentials *will* be properly used and the workstation account will be logged quietly and in the background without user intervention.


Posted On: 2010-04-06 . View Related Posts . . View 5 Replies .

Wmpnetwk Process Takes Most Of Available Ram

Using windows 7 64 bit software, have 4gb of physical memory installed, when the wmpnetwk process is running it is using most of the available ram, only way i can stop this is to end the process in task manager, anyone any solutions, ideas. When the wmpnetwrk process is running it is using up most of the physical memory installed and 50 per cent of cpu power, only way to stop this is to end the process in task manager, is there any solutions to this issue.

Posted On: 2009-10-25 . View Related Posts . . View 4 Replies .

Process Identifier (pid) 4024

Upon boot up of my desktop computer an error message shows ' the desktop colour scheme ' has been changed to windows basic because of qttask.exe ie. Apple computer inc program. My computer has an intel processor with no apple programs! I have carried out windows explorer and control panel searches without success of finding such a program. It then follows to say that windows home premium colour scheme will return when the apple program has been uninstalled.

Any suggestions to stop this error message appearing everytime i boot up would be much appreciated and my computer running normally with the windows 7 home premium o. S installed. For information : my windows 7 o. S was a clean install and not a upgrade.


Posted On: 2010-03-16 . View Related Posts . . View 3 Replies .

Computer Start Up Process Never Finishes

I have a 64 bit computer i recently updated from vista to windows 7. I did the compatibility search, and ever thing was supposedly ok to go. I have had only 1 problem- if i shut down my computer, when i turn it back on, i get all the way to the desktop, and get the "busy" signal. Forever. I can't click on anything. My only option is to pull the plug. The way i get my computer started is to start in safe mode, and then restart, then it starts just fine. Any suggestions?

Posted On: 2010-01-08 . View Related Posts . . View 4 Replies .

Cannot End Process On Gaming Programs

I recently installed windows 7, and previously used windows xp. I play a game called asda story, currently floundering between beta and live. My problem is that when it bugs out and freezes, and i go to desktop to shut down the program, in windows xp i hit end process and it shut it down immediately. In windows 7 it says "cannot end process" and won't shut down the program. It won't shut it down from either programs or process tabs in the task manager. This has also happened occasionally in fallout 3 when that game freezes up. I bring up task manager and it won't let me shut down the game. No matter what the process is, if i hit "end process" it should end the process. Why doesn't this work in windows 7 sometimes?

Posted On: 2010-07-28 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

How To Disable Process Wlcomm.exe?

I need to lighten the load off my lower end e5200 processor. Wlcomm.exe seems to use quite a bit of memory. It is my understanding wlcomm.exe is part of the "windows live contact". http://searchtasks. Answersthatwork.com/tasklist.php?File=wlcomm we do use "windows live mail". How can  prevent wlcomm.exe from starting up when i boot windows?I did uninstall windows live messenger since wlcomm.exe has something to do with the program. However, whenever i boot window's live mail, the process starts again.

Posted On: 2010-08-07 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Running Explorer As A Separate Process

Under windows xp we login to our workstations as a basic user and then launch a command prompt with administrator privileges using runas. This allows us to launch things like aduc or exchange system manager as our admin account.

Now i am in the process of creating an image and setting up security for windows 7. When attempting to do the same thing i get the message "windows cannot access the specified device, path or file. You may not have the appropriate permissions to access the item. ". The account that the cmd prompt is running as is an admini account that is in the local as well as domain admin groups. So i dont see that this could be a permissions issue.

Also we have set the registry key hkcusoftwaremicrosoftwindowscurrent versionexploreradvancedseperateprocess = 1.


Posted On: 2010-07-28 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Installation Initial Process Repeats All Over Again

I am asking for help, recently purchased a toshiba laptop and have installed as per instructions windows 7 from first turn on start. Now each time i turn the computer on, it starts to "preparing to configure windows, do not turn off computer' message and goes through the initial process all over again. I do not know what to do.

Posted On: 2010-01-24 . View Related Posts . . View 4 Replies .

Win 7 Does Not See .net Framework On Logon

Win 7 does not see .net framework upon log in. Prompts me to d/l .net framework 2. 0, but 3. 5. 1 is already installed.

Prior to loading win7, i did a vista windows update as recommended.

Installed win7 home premium over vista home premium.

Got the "d/l .net framework 2. 0" notice upon logging on.

Went into "turn on/off windows programs", and .net 3. 5. 1 is there, but turned off. Turned it on. Reboot. Still get the 2. 0 notice.


Posted On: 2009-11-24 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

Initial Logon And Program Issue

Alright first i have to say that i really love win 7 so far, but i have 2 issues.

1. Not sure if there is a easy fix and i just missed it, but when i first start up my computer (i have a password set), it instantly says incorrect password before i ever even attempt to input it. It works fine if i just hit enter and type it in normally but i don't understand why it won't wait for me to input the password the first time.

2. I have a m3a76-cm asus motherboard with via hd audio deck, but for some reason whenever i am in the options for the audio deck and i select "expert" which is essentially just the advanced options. I get a message saying "updating audio devices, this may take a few minutes. " The bar goes about 1/4 of the way and the program crashes with a message saying via hd audio cpl has stopped working. Now before i upgraded it worked perfectly fine, but since the upgrade process it has not worked anymore.


Posted On: 2009-11-18 . View Related Posts . . View 6 Replies .

New User Accounts Fail Logon

I cannot get any new accounts that i set up to log in, they fail with the following message. "User profile service failed the logon. User profile cannot be loaded. "Happens with either new admin or standard accounts, my current admin and standard accounts still function. I got out my windows 7 (professional) disc and ran an "upgrade" hoping this would correct whichever file appears to be corrupted, but the issue still remains. I am trying to find a solution that does not involve a new or reformatted hard drive and complete reinstallation, but not to hopeful now. Never had this issue with years on nt and xp. Ny suggestions out there?

Posted On: 2010-08-19 . View Related Posts . . View 3 Replies .

Logon Username Or Password Is Incorrect

When i first got my brand new laptop with win7, i thought i would automate the logon procedure. I think i used task scheduler, which looked completely different to windows xp (what i was used to)i managed to get this thing to run every time the computer starts, but ive made a silly mistake. I just put a login name and a password and forgot that windows uses "workgroup" as a default domain (or something like that. Such as alphacomputer/martin as the login part) because of my little error it now gives me that annoying error (the name or pwd is wrong) every time i boot the computer: so i have to type my password manually, each time, which is exactly what i wanted to avoid.

My big problem is i cannot find the little schedule that i put in originally. Please can someone explain how i can search for the scheduled task. It is so different from xp, and there are 225 active tasks once the computer is logged in as me. (I tried a quick fix downloading tweak for win7-which has an auto logon feature- and it fixed the problem, but unfortunately this version of tweak is not free and expires, leaving the original problem).


Posted On: 2010-08-11 . View Related Posts . . View 6 Replies .

Users Cannot Logon Unless Given Administrator Rights

Users cant logon unless they have been given administrator rights. After the last windows update, i am the only one that can log on to my user account. All other user accounts that do not have administrator rights can no longer log on. If you attempt to log on to an account that does not have administrator rights it starts to log on, then it logs off, and then goes back to the screen were you choose which user you want to log in as.

If i give the other user to administrator rights they can log on, and everything seems to work fine. But i don't want to give administrator rights to other users just so they can log on (this is a quick and easy way for my kids to mess up my computer). What can i do to fix this?


Posted On: 2010-05-25 . View Related Posts . . View 4 Replies .

Xp Mode Logon Connect Failed

I am using windows 7 ultimate and am trying to use the virtual pc mode to login to the xp mode. It has worked in the past, but now i get a login connect failure which reads, "the requested operation cannot be completed because the terminal connection is currently busy processing a connect operation. "

When i click on the ctrl+alt+del tab, nothing happens. I have tried managing the virtual pc tab and restoring, but there are no earlier restore points available. How do i get into the windows 7 xp mode now?


Posted On: 2010-03-02 . View Related Posts . . View 4 Replies .

Slow Logon When Logging Into Domain

We are having issues with our windows 7 deployment. When we first image a system its quick and takes less then 2 minutes to boot. After a few days the systems start taking 30 plus minutes to load. We have setup logging. Here is the section where the time gaps occur in the gpsvc.

Log:

Gpsvc(3e4. Cb8) 12:38:23:012 sync lock called
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Gpsvc(3e4. Cb8) 12:38:23:027 lock taken successfully


Posted On: 2010-02-16 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .