EWS Labs, "Logon method not allowed" error message

There is an error which states "You cannot log on because the logon method you are using is not allowed on this computer" when trying to log into an EWS Windows lab computer.

You may see the one of the following error messages when trying to log into an EWS Windows lab computer:

Windows 7: "You cannot log on because the logon method you are using is not allowed on this computer. Please see your network administrator for more information."
Windows 10: "The sign-in method you're trying to use isn't allowed. For more info, contact your network administrator."

Error message "you cannot log on because the logon method you are using is not allowed on this computer."

This error is caused by trying to log in without an active EWS account. Please see the below link for information on EWS accounts.


If you believe you should have an EWS account according to the policy above but are still unable to log on, please contact ews@illinois.edu for assistance. 



Keywords:ews lab labs error logon login account lock locked   Doc ID:85858
Owner:Calvin S.Group:University of Illinois Engineering IT
Created:2018-09-24 08:14 CDTUpdated:2018-09-24 08:21 CDT
Sites:University of Illinois Engineering IT
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