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User credentials cannot be used for local connections

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Dim connection As New ConnectionOptions

connection.Username = m_ntid

connection.Password = m_pwd

connection.Authority = "ntlmdomain:" & m_domain

Dim scope As New ManagementScope("\\" + computer + "\root\CIMV2",



i uses the above and try to connect locally and it returns error below

User credentials cannot be used for local connections

the id/password has admin right to local machine (the program is run from
the local machine) and it generates the error above, but for remote machines
it works well. pls advise

Feb 15 '06 #1
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