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How to set password to never expire on server 2008

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I have a 2008 server that is not part of a domain (is a workgroup member). I want to set one of the local accounts to never expire but I can find where to do that. I have gone into the local policys on the server and i can set it to expire every 999 days but I cant seem to find where to set it to never expire. Where is that setting on 2008?
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Log on as an Administrator, right click on my computer, click on manage, click on users, double click on your account and check 'Password never expires'.
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