Account Lockout and Password Policies

Applies To: Windows Server 2008 R2

This topic explains how to use the Active Directory module for Windows PowerShell to view the account lockout and password policies of users.


The following example demonstrates how to view the account lockout and password policy of the user SaraDavis:

Get-ADUserResultantPasswordPolicy -Identity SaraDavis

Additional information

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