Re: Administrator account and lockout policy

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Subject: Re: Administrator account and lockout policy
Posted by:  Peter Foldes (okf…@hotmail.com)
Date: Sun, 21 Mar 2010

Dano

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"Dano" <Da…@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
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>I created a lockout policy a while ago and it seems to work fine, except when
> someone (VERY OFTEN) tries to login remotely as an administrator.  The policy
> doesn't block after 5 attempts, my setting, but will work with all other
> accounts.
>
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Administrator account and lockout policy posted by Dano on Sat, 20 Mar 2010