account locked out



Robert
07-09-2005, 10:53 PM
All,

My domain account was locked out frequently.
So I want to find out how this occurred?
I can log on to DC, please tell me how to find any clew from Event Viewer?
how can i find which one try to use my account to log on? or if I can find
what caused that account locked out.
Many thanks.
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Everything is possible.

Torgeir Bakken \(MVP\)
07-09-2005, 10:53 PM
Robert wrote:

> All,
>
> My domain account was locked out frequently.
> So I want to find out how this occurred?
> I can log on to DC, please tell me how to find any clew from Event Viewer?
> how can i find which one try to use my account to log on? or if I can find
> what caused that account locked out.
> Many thanks.
Hi,

Account Lockout Status (LockoutStatus.exe)
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=d1a5ed1d-cd55-4829-a189-99515b0e90f7&DisplayLang=en

Overview
Account Lockout Status (LockoutStatus.exe) is a combination
command-line and graphical tool that displays lockout information
about a particular user account. LockoutStatus collects
information from every contactable domain controller in the target
user account's domain.



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Roger Abell
07-09-2005, 10:53 PM
http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;315585
provides two links, one of which goes to a set of tools, ALTools, that
includes the LockoutStatus.exe subject of the other reply.

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Roger Abell
Microsoft MVP (Windows Security)
MCSE (W2k3,W2k,Nt4) MCDBA
"Robert" <R_L99@hotmail.com> wrote in message
news:A5D38A49-9345-4F12-B118-E52C59CB1C73@microsoft.com...
> All,
>
> My domain account was locked out frequently.
> So I want to find out how this occurred?
> I can log on to DC, please tell me how to find any clew from Event
Viewer?
> how can i find which one try to use my account to log on? or if I can find
> what caused that account locked out.
> Many thanks.
> --
> Nothing is easy,
> Everything is possible.


account locked out