|Procedure: Allow Guest Network Access via Simple File Sharing in XP|
Resolving Error Message:
"Logon failure: the user has not been granted the requested logon type at this computer."
1. Download and Install the following tool from Microsoft's website:
Windows Server 2003 Resource Kit Tools
2. after installation is complete, run command prompt (cmd.exe) and enter the following commands:
(Attention: these are case sensitive.)
net user guest /active:yes
ntrights +r SeNetworkLogonRight -u Guest
ntrights -r SeDenyNetworkLogonRight -u Guest
The first command enables network access for Guest, the two subsequent ones change two different policies to allow network access for Guest.