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Account lockout logging??

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Anonymous
December 16, 2004 10:33:07 AM

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How can I get detailed lockout logging? My account keeps getting locked out
every 10-20 minutes. My password changes too frequently to save it anywhere,
so there are no applications that I'm aware of, that has an old password
saved.

It's been almost a month since my last password change.

Is there any way to get detailed information as to the device name that
tried to login using invalid credentials?
Anonymous
December 16, 2004 1:06:40 PM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.win2000.active_directory (More info?)

"Neelixx" <Neelixx@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:4B30B876-76F3-4FC7-91B5-21D1E29C1571@microsoft.com...
> How can I get detailed lockout logging? My account keeps getting locked
out
> every 10-20 minutes. My password changes too frequently to save it
anywhere,
> so there are no applications that I'm aware of, that has an old password
> saved.

Well, there might be one out there from 5 passwords ago
that is WRONG now and locking you out.

Look for things like the Remote Desktop MMC set to
auto reconnect.

> It's been almost a month since my last password change.
>
> Is there any way to get detailed information as to the device name that
> tried to login using invalid credentials?

Sort of, not really. With Account Logon Auditing you get
the name of the machine but it will be the NetBIOS name
and might have nothing to do with your network IF it
comes in from outside or is unauthorized.

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Herb Martin
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