troubleshooting Question

Administrator account locked out every five minutes

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dmc-marchFlag for United States of America asked on
Windows Server 2003
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Our renamed administrator account is being locked out every five minutes or so.  After doing research on this website, and following all posted instructions, nothing has solved the problem.  I've checked every server's services and all services are running using the local system account.  I've also checked all other miscellaneous services and applications and all are using their own, independent account separate from the renamed admin account.  I have auditing set to log all successes and failures, but must do so as I work in a federal government facility and we must follow DISA guidelines.  I ran the netlogon.log using the lockoutstatus.exe tool and thought I found the culprit server, but after turning the server off, the account is still being locked out.  I've done everything in the book.  If it's posted on this site, I've done it.  Any other suggestions?  Any help would greatly be appreciated.

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