troubleshooting Question

Account keeps getting locked out -- Windows Server 2012

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Eric FormanFlag for United States of America asked on
Windows Server 2012Active Directory
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For some reason I can't seem to locate the exact service or application that keeps locking out a specific account.

Randomly one of our user accounts keeps getting locked out. I have been able to isolate it to being a login directly to one of our domain controllers and the SVCHOST service.

I have used the MS Account Lockout Tools to find the DC and the NetLogon logs to locate the PID of the service; but still can't fix this issue as of yet. I was able to do this with W2k3 & W2k8; not sure why W2k12 is not giving me the same results.

Any help would be appreciated.
Eric Forman
IT Infrastructure Engineer

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