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System error 1240 encountered when attempting to connect to a controller from a CIFS client

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Applies to

  • Data ONTAP 7 and earlier
  • NAS Protocol

Issue

When attempting to connect to a filer from a Common Internet File System protocol(CIFS) client, the following error is encountered:

System error 1240 has occurred. The account is not authorized to login from this station or STATUS_ACCESS_DENIED'

 

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