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The time now is 10:20 PM. -- Mobile_Default -- TSF - v2.0 -- TSF - v1.0 Contact Us - Tech Support Forum - Site Map - Community Rules - Terms of I can't do a "real" repair because this is a Dell that had Vista pre-installed, so I only have a Vista reinstallation disc. Same error. 5) (See 4)) 6) regedit HKLM\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows Created the subkey "System". However, the Windows side had enough of Dell's old stuff and my accumulated stuff over the past 4 years that I wanted to do a re-install of XP to clean things http://3ecommunications.net/windows-xp/windows-xp-the-specified-domain-either-does-not-exist.html

This runs the "PSA+ Pre-boot System Assessment" (Build 4004). I use ORPHCRack and, yep, the passwords were the same as what I entered (no change); rebooted again and tried the passwords---no go. When you are on a domain you will see another button there next to shutdown which will let you choose how you want to log in. When you reach the logon screen for safe mode, you should be presented with an option to log on to either the Tdog or the administrator account. see this here

PC Games \ System Tools \ Macintosh \ Demonews.Com \ Top Downloads MajorGeeks.Com \ News (Tech) \ Off Base (Other Websites News) \ Way Off Base (Offbeat Stories and Pics) Social: and I doubt that any tweak has been added... Sounds like, or Dell screwed up with what they included. I suspect you are not on a corporate network with a domain server, which is why it can't log you in.

Is this a password error or admin login error. 4. You will need of course domain administrator password to do this. But how do I fix it!!!!! JoinAFCOMfor the best data centerinsights.

Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? JSI Tip 7243. Ask a question and give support. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/256641-45-domain-exists-contacted close WindowsWindows 10 Windows Server 2012 Windows Server 2008 Windows Server 2003 Windows 8 Windows 7 Windows Vista Windows XP Exchange ServerExchange Server 2013 Exchange Server 2010 Exchange Server 2007 Exchange

On a down note, safe mode doesn't usually allow you to login to a domain, so I doubt if this will do anything for you, but its worth a try. dBforumsoffers community insight on everything from ASP to Oracle, and get the latest news from Data Center Knowledge. I formatted the HDD and did another install and it works fine.Odd, but thanks for the help. Terms of Use Privacy Policy Licensing Advertise International Editions: US / UK India Register Now - It's Free!

Should I format the HDD again and try another installation - or what?Thanks for the help. http://discussions.virtualdr.com/showthread.php?249314-Win-XP-Pro-The-specified-domain-either-does-not-exist-or-could-not-be-contacted Obviously, you can change the text that has been underlinder at italicised. Heaven goes by favorites, If it didn't then your dog would get in first. Facebook Google+ Twitter YouTube Subscribe to TechSpot RSS Get our weekly newsletter Search TechSpot Trending Hardware The Web Culture Mobile Gaming Apple Microsoft Google Reviews Graphics Laptops Smartphones CPUs Storage Cases

Everything seems to work fine until I get to the logon screen. http://3ecommunications.net/windows-xp/repair-windows-xp-without-cd.html JSI Tip 3304. Request for Question Clarification by keystroke-ga on 21 Sep 2006 15:16 PDT Hey iamcanadian, A repair install may be in order. She was working on her computer fine yesterday, shut it down and then this morning it has the traditional log-in screen with her name and the Administrator.

By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. It is not an uncontactable domain controller that is the problem here, it is the fact that the password cannot be authenticated against a local or remote account. As stated in the question the user is not using a domain so there is no DC or BDC to worry about. http://3ecommunications.net/windows-xp/windows-xp-hangs-on-startup-after-the-windows-logo-shows.html Comments Subject: Re: WindowsXP pro problem From: cynthia-ga on 20 Sep 2006 13:04 PDT Have you tried uninstalling the language in safe mode?

You can try re-wording the title of the thread and better describe the problem to see if any malware people can help you.. Then delete the other account and create a new one. __________________ Mahdi Islam mahdiislam View Public Profile Send a private message to mahdiislam Find all posts by mahdiislam #3 This is different to a reinstall!

Suddenly (at least he says that he hasn't done anything) when I choose a user at the logon screen, XP asks me for a password (never been set any) and if

Print reprints Favorite EMAIL Tweet Please Log In or Register to post comments. Alternatively you should look at this document http://www.petri.co.il/forgot_administrator_password.htm and you may be able to reset the passwords, however with a possibly broken SAM database you could be trying to flog a do you think I can do a system restore if I install a butable linux CD? Reply With Quote June 20th, 2011,01:32 PM #3 deafwiggle View Profile View Forum Posts Virtual Med Student Join Date Jun 2011 Posts 3 Originally Posted by jdc2000 That error is usually

Sep 30, 2009 #7 raybay TS Evangelist Posts: 7,241 +9 Shortest cut is to borrow a Windows XP Professional disk and hope it is the same service pack as you Not sure how this happened, just know that the kids had been uploading. Request for Question Clarification by cynthia-ga on 21 Sep 2006 02:52 PDT Thanks for the clarification. check over here I HAD a full oem win xp pro disk but lost it.

Log in or Sign up MajorGeeks.Com Support Forums Home Forums > ----------= PC, Desktop and Laptop Support =------ > Hardware > This site uses cookies. This may help http://www.socrtwo.info/cleanxpinstall.htm Well I'll try reinstalling it again, I guess it can't hurt. (That link doesn't work by the way.) Correction, Yes it does and it worked before and Question about buying a new... I have searched everywhere and cannot find a solution to this, and there is no way to log in, either using an account I specified during install, or using the Administrator

Do you have a home network set up as a domain?? VirtualDr has never failed to help me with a problem. I am able to get to the Windows Repair mode. Should I format the HDD again and try another installation - or what?Thanks for the help. 7 answers Last reply Mar 18, 2011 Best Answer Mar 16, 2011 More about domain