AD Account Lockout


So whose great idea was it to force a password change on service accounts every 60 days? Bunch of donkeys!?!

Anyway, so if you AD account gets locked out, check this out.  On tried with Windows 2008R2

import-module activedirectory

Unlock-ADAccount <account> –Server <DC>

NB the DC needs to have the “Active Directory Web Service” started

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