[Samba] User cannot log on from this workstation. Error 2240

Edouard Guigné eguigne at pasteur-cayenne.fr
Wed Jun 20 15:53:44 UTC 2018

Hello Rowland,

Yes, this is just for this user.
I was also thinking it was an issue with Windows 10.
But I noticed this error also on others workstations in Windows 7 pro 
with this user account.

I will try to delete and recreate the account.


Le 20/06/2018 à 12:43, Rowland Penny via samba a écrit :
> On Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:13:28 -0300
> Edouard Guigné via samba <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:
>> Hello Samba Team,
>> I faced an issue to allow a user to connect a samba share at windows
>> Logon and if I tried with "net use S: \\sambashare /user:DOMAIN\user
>> passwd. I get the following error :
>> "User cannot log on from this workstation. Error 2240"
>> It happens only with this user, because with others accounts I can
>> connect to the share without error.
>> Windows client is Windows 10 pro 1703 configured with an Old Style
>> NT4 Samba 3.5.6, the workstation is joined in the samba "NT4" domain.
>> Best Regards,
>> Ed
> Is this just one user ?
> you could try deleting and then creating the user again.
> You should also be thinking of upgrading your NT-style domain to AD,
> it seems Microsoft is removing the option to connect to NT-style
> domains from Windows 10.
> Rowland

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