Problem Password Not Being Accepted When Connecting to a Workgroup Computer in Vista Home Premium

Discussion in 'Windows Vista Talk' started by Anthony Lisanti, Jan 5, 2009.

  1. hello all,

    I've tried the following fix posted on several sites. However, this
    doesny seem to work. Any ideas?

    .. Open the Start Menu.
    2. In the white line (Start Search) area, type regedit and press
    3. Click Continue for UAC prompt.
    4. In regedit, go

    5. In the right pane, right click LmCompatibilityLevel and click
    NOTE: If it doesn't already exist, create a DWORD value named

    6. Set the value to 1
    7. Reboot
    Anthony Lisanti, Jan 5, 2009
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  2. Anthony Lisanti

    Sinner Guest

    Not unless you tell us exactly how it doesn't work. Error messages? Key
    doesn't exist? What? We're not mind readers.
    Sinner, Jan 5, 2009
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  3. I can see my wifes system, get a logon, but it wont accept username or
    password. I verified the password on my wife's PC, and it was
    correct. I tried even resetting the password on my wifes system.

    Wife's Pc - XP SP3 Pro
    My PC Vista Home premium

    It's just a basic Workgroup for both of us.
    Anthony Lisanti, Jan 6, 2009
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