Logging into Windows with the LogonBox Credentials Provider

Christopher Dakin

Introduction

The LogonBox Credential Provider provides the ability for your users to log on to Windows using their LogonBox Directory credentials. The provider has been tested on Windows 10 and Windows 11. It may also work on Windows 8 and 7.

 

 

Downloading the client

Microsoft Installer packages are available which also provide support for unattended installs. No reboot is required in most cases.

You can find downloads for the provider by logging on to the admininstration portal with your admin account.

In the Downloads link at the top right of the LogonBox web UI, in the Windows Desktop Integration section.

 

Installation

Run the installer on your machine (with admin rights) which will start the install wizard. Click Next on the first

screen.

 

This will install the prerequisite Visual C++ redistributable if required (if the pre-requisite is already installed, the installer will start with the following step), click Next.