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The message, Error AHD04013:Internal error in method (got_cnt_pin):1, is received when users with PIN authentication try to login.


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This error occurs if the PIN Field is defined incorrectly. To resolve this issue, change the PIN Field to contact_num by following the steps:

  1. In the Administration tab, Expand Security and Role Management and click on Access Types.

  2. Edit the user's access type and click on Web Authentication tab.

  3. In the PIN Field, set the value to "contact_num" as shown in Figure 1 below.

    Figure 1. Setting the PIN Field to contact_num

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    Figure 1

  4. Click on Save.

User's should now be able to login to the Service Desk.


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