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One user is getting constantly locked out

where should I check the source or server the user is getting locked out
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Iamthecreator OMIT Admin/EE Solution GuideCommented:
You can use Microsoft Lockout status tool for getting the information when the User account got locked (Date and time).
Apart from this you will also get information like on which DC the account got locked , How many bad passwords, AD site, Etc.

This is very helpful tool. Using this we can check what is the computer account from which computer account is getting locked

You can download the tool from below link.

http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=15201

Troubleshooting Active directory Lockout Issue.

http://msexchangeguru.com/2012/03/08/ad-lockout/
Once you get computer account information on which user account is getting locked then make sure non of the services or scheduled tasks are running on the computer with that user account
additionally refer below thread which discuss the same problem
http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/winserverDS/thread/cddbf977-b98f-4783-8226-ebddab54d002/
http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/winserverDS/thread/fdac3589-886c-4ba7-a49e-6a5e227679c7
pramod1Author Commented:
I downloaded the tool but cant cant see msi file
Iamthecreator OMIT Admin/EE Solution GuideCommented:
I have downloaded and attached the file for you.Change  the extension and execute.Alternatively look in the downloads folder on your computer where your browsers stocks all the downloaded files.
lockoutstatus.pdf
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pramod1Author Commented:
it gives lot of servers name with not locked(auto unlocked)

what is this meaning
Iamthecreator OMIT Admin/EE Solution GuideCommented:
can  you send me a screenshot?
pramod1Author Commented:
kindly let me know
account-locked
pramod1Author Commented:
which dc should I refer
Iamthecreator OMIT Admin/EE Solution GuideCommented:
What kind of file is it? Cant open it .
Iamthecreator OMIT Admin/EE Solution GuideCommented:
Check this link out , it has screenshots and explaination.Look for the account with a lot of Bad Password entries to start with.
pramod1Author Commented:
open with notepad
Iamthecreator OMIT Admin/EE Solution GuideCommented:
CCIXDC36SAT,SAT-EXCH,Not Locked (Auto Unlocked),4
CCIXDC33SAT,SAT-EXCH,Not Locked (Auto Unlocked),4

These two have the max number of 4 bad password attempts.
pramod1Author Commented:
where did u get 4
pramod1Author Commented:
ok I got it , but is there any devise which is causing like external phone
pramod1Author Commented:
I need to check evnt viewer
Iamthecreator OMIT Admin/EE Solution GuideCommented:
CCIXDC31SAT,SAT-EXCH,Not Locked (Auto Unlocked),2,9/30/2015 10:18:37 AM,9/1/2015 10:29:33 AM,9/30/2015 10:18:34 AM,CCIXDC33SAT
CCIXDC32SAT,SAT-EXCH,Not Locked (Auto Unlocked),0,7/21/2015 3:42:43 AM,9/1/2015 10:29:33 AM,9/30/2015 10:18:34 AM,CCIXDC33SAT
CCIXDC33SAT,SAT-EXCH,Not Locked (Auto Unlocked),4,9/30/2015 10:18:34 AM,9/1/2015 10:29:33 AM,9/30/2015 10:18:34 AM,CCIXDC33SAT
CCIXDC34SAT,SAT-EXCH,Not Locked (Auto Unlocked),0,7/21/2015 3:42:37 AM,9/1/2015 10:29:33 AM,9/30/2015 10:18:34 AM,CCIXDC33SAT


The number after (Auto Unlocked),is the number of bad password attempts

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