Finding Locked-Out Users

Applies To: Windows Server 2008 R2

This topic explains how to use the Active Directory module for Windows PowerShell to find users who are locked out of the system.


The following example demonstrates how to find locked-out users in the domain:

Search-ADAccount -LockedOut | where {$_.ObjectClass -eq 'user'} | FT Name,ObjectClass -A

Additional information

For a full explanation of the parameters that you can pass to Search-ADAccount, at the Active Directory module command prompt, type Get-Help Search-ADAccount –detailed, and then press ENTER.