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MDT local administrator not logging in

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  • Hi,

    I have a POST-OS task sequence which will not auto login upon a computer restart.

    The administrators password could be anything at this point.

    I want to launch this TS on any desktop and have it play out, my question is:

    Does MDT POST-OS detect what the local admin password is and use that or do i have to specify it?

    Since this is a POST-OS Task sequence I have no unattend.xml file. Hope somebody knows the answer :)

    Friday, September 7, 2018 6:14 AM

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  • Hi Steve..

    Have you specified local admin password inside CustomSettings.ini file?

    Please! verify the below things.... 

    SkipAdminPassword=YES
    AdminPassword=Password 
    • Edited by JiteshKumar Monday, September 10, 2018 7:26 AM
    Monday, September 10, 2018 7:26 AM
  • Hi jiteshKumar,

    That works unfortunately litetouch.wsf shortcut in C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\StartUp will not automatically start up now once I've logged in after a restart. 

    It seems it will not launch it because it does not think I'm administrator even tho I just logged in as the local administrator account which is definitely in the local admin group. Very confused.

    If i go to that folder and launch the script as administrator manually its works and continues my TS.

    Tuesday, September 11, 2018 1:54 AM