Slow NT domain logon

Danny Sinang ( (no email) )
Wed, 10 Jun 1998 00:41:01 +0800


I have a PDC connected to my Win 95 workstation via a coax cable. I always
logon as administrator from this workstation and authentication was
lightning fast.

But lately, after a fresh boot-up, it takes around 5 seconds for me to get

My Win 95 machine's NIC is a 3Com 3c509B Combo card. Before things got slow,
I connected a UTP cable to a network hub to get my Win 95 machine to auth
against another PDC ( another domain ) I'm testing stuff on.

I've reverted my Win 95 machine to use my first PDC's domain as its

Anybody know why things got slow ?

Note that if I do a Shutdown / Close programs and log on as another user, I
get fast authentication and logon.

Danny Sinang
President - Uplink Technologies, Inc.
( Provider of "Clean" Internet Access )