Samba4 - Account lock out / GPO

Ricky Nance ricky.nance at
Wed Dec 12 10:09:55 MST 2012

I think you are looking for this...


On Wed, Dec 12, 2012 at 9:49 AM, Brian C. Huffman <
bhuffman at> wrote:

> I've noticed that Samba4 by default locks the user account after "x"
> number of failed logins.
> How can that be changed?  It would be good to know if it can be turned off
> completely (although I rather like the concept) and also how to change the
> number "x" of failed logins required to lock.
> I imagine it could be done in the Group Policy editor but I can't seem to
> find the option.  I'm using the tools for Windows 7.
> I'd certainly be comfortable with command-line options as well.
> Thanks,
> Brian


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