user accout always looked after seconds

Hi Experts,

I have a serious problem with one user account.
This account is locked in AD.
This happens always in some minutes.
The AD is win2008.
It happens also when the machine is not logged in to the domain.
Do you have any ideas to find out why its locked ?
Eprs_AdminSystem ArchitectAsked:
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Eprs_AdminSystem ArchitectAuthor Commented:
ok I have seen just to one DC we have this problem.
Access denied.
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Eprs_AdminSystem ArchitectAuthor Commented:
how to find out which service is causing it ?
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Eprs_AdminSystem ArchitectAuthor Commented:
this tools will not help me...
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Eprs_AdminSystem ArchitectAuthor Commented:
the kerkeros service always fails with error event ID: 4771
And the error code is : 0x12

This happens just to one user in our domain.
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Eprs_AdminSystem ArchitectAuthor Commented:
also when the machine is offline, the gets locked after some minutes.
very strange
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Pankaj_401Commented:
There may be many causes for account locked out.
•      user's account in stored user name and passwords
•      user's account tied to persistent mapped drive
•      user's account as a service account
•      user's account used as an IIS application pool identity
•      user's account tied to a scheduled task
•      un-suspending a virtual machine after a user's pw as changed
•      Mobile devices

Also check some useful links : http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windowsserver/en-US/cddbf977-b98f-4783-8226-ebddab54d002/account-lockout?forum=winserverDS
http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windowsserver/en-US/88e0b12b-abac-42b8-b987-e49171fd9c3c/account-lockout-every-few-second
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Will SzymkowskiSenior Solution ArchitectCommented:
From most cases that i have delt with locked out accounts (several account lockouts) are due to user accounts acting as service accounts or users logged into other workstations/servers with disconnected sessions or Outlook opened on a workstation where it is asking for a password because the user has recently changed his/her password.

You can also use a tool called AD Audit Plus which will give you all of the information you need to see when/where/why the account is being locked out.

Not free software but they do have a fully featured free trial.
AD Audit Plus - http://www.manageengine.com/products/active-directory-audit/

Will.
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big_daddy0690Commented:
This can be caused by a mobile device attempting to connect to sync mail. Had this happen multiple times in a Microsoft Exchange environment.
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Eprs_AdminSystem ArchitectAuthor Commented:
strange is it happens to more people in our organization.
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Eprs_AdminSystem ArchitectAuthor Commented:
ok now we disabled the accounts and recreated them.
There was no other way.
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