Re: disable account on invalid login

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Subject: Re: disable account on invalid login
Posted by:  Mads Petersen (bambilicio…
Date: Wed, 29 Apr 2009

"David" <Dav…> skrev i meddelelsen
> I have a windows 2003 server sp1 being used as a domain controller.
> Under the Default DC Security Settings/Account Policies/Account lockout
> policy
> I have 'account lockout threshold' set to 3 invalid login attempts
> and 'account lockout duration' is 30 min.
> Yet when there are 3 invalid attemtps the account is not disabled.
> Is there another setting somewhere that need attenion for the account
> to be disabled on invalid login attemps.
> thanks,
> David

did you test right after you edited the GPO?
did you try to run a gpupdate /force before that?



In response to

disable account on invalid login posted by David on Tue, 28 Apr 2009