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troubleshooting Question

Local Account lockout (remote)

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Windows NetworkingWindows XPWindows OS
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We have an account called "lroot" on most of the windows machines in our network.
These windows boxes are controlled by an Active Directory.
Thus a script can be run against them with administrative priv.
I have a list of every windows machine in our network.

I need to know how to mass "disable/lockout" the "lroot" account on all of the machines listed in a file per line

Maybe WMI or vbs?
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