Enumerate locked out user accounts using Saved Queries

This article provides some step-by-step instructions to enumerate locked out user accounts using Saved Queries.

Original product version:   Windows Server 2012 R2
Original KB number:   555131

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Simon Geary MVP

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Follow these step-by-step instructions to list all currently locked out accounts in a Windows Server 2003 domain:

  1. Sign in to a Domain Controller with administrative privileges in the domain, and open Active Directory Users & Computers.

  2. Right-click Saved Queries and select New > Query.

  3. Give the query a name and optionally a description. Select Define Query.

  4. Select Custom Search from the drop-down dialogue box.

  5. Select Advanced and enter this LDAP filter in the query box:

    (&(objectCategory=Person)(objectClass=User)(lockoutTime>=1))

  6. Select OK twice and the new query appears under the Saved Queries folder in Active Directory Users & Computers.