INTELLIGENT WORK FORUMS
FOR COMPUTER PROFESSIONALS

Log In

Come Join Us!

Are you a
Computer / IT professional?
Join Tek-Tips Forums!
  • Talk With Other Members
  • Be Notified Of Responses
    To Your Posts
  • Keyword Search
  • One-Click Access To Your
    Favorite Forums
  • Automated Signatures
    On Your Posts
  • Best Of All, It's Free!

*Tek-Tips's functionality depends on members receiving e-mail. By joining you are opting in to receive e-mail.

Posting Guidelines

Promoting, selling, recruiting, coursework and thesis posting is forbidden.

Jobs

Session Conflict on Service Startup

Session Conflict on Service Startup

(OP)
I have an NT4 Server and there is a service that stops every now and then without any regularity. I have a monitoring tool I use that detects if the service fails, and if so it will automatically use the service account credentials to restart the service. The problem is that this machine is always logged in with another user and whenever the service in question stops the monitoring tool tries to restart the service and it gets "SESSION CONFLICT" error. I tried to change the service credentials to the same user account that is always logged on (for backups) and when I changed the service account credentials it does not startup anymore with the new account. I also cannot change the backup service as well since in NT4 it's hard coded to that specific account and will not work with any other account even domain administrator account.

I tried to GOOGLE this problem without any success, if anyone knows how to resolve this unique problem it would be much appreciated since I've been having this problem now for well over 6 months.

Thanking anyone in advance for any suggestions.

Red Flag This Post

Please let us know here why this post is inappropriate. Reasons such as off-topic, duplicates, flames, illegal, vulgar, or students posting their homework.

Red Flag Submitted

Thank you for helping keep Tek-Tips Forums free from inappropriate posts.
The Tek-Tips staff will check this out and take appropriate action.

Reply To This Thread

Posting in the Tek-Tips forums is a member-only feature.

Click Here to join Tek-Tips and talk with other members!

Resources

Close Box

Join Tek-Tips® Today!

Join your peers on the Internet's largest technical computer professional community.
It's easy to join and it's free.

Here's Why Members Love Tek-Tips Forums:

Register now while it's still free!

Already a member? Close this window and log in.

Join Us             Close