User Tools: Enable/Disable Account

The Enable/Disable Account tool allows an administrator to see the current state of a user account, and then enable or disable it, respectively.

How it does it

This tool completes this action by connecting to Active Directory.


Navigate to the Enable/Disable Account tool by right clicking on a User Object, selecting Recast RCT, and selecting Enable/Disable Account.

Enable/Disable Account Navigation

The Enable/Disable Account Tool can be run on multi-selected User Objects, but not User Groups or User Collections. Multi-selecting User Objects will return a single dialog box, noting the number of user objects being acted upon.

Enable/Disable Account Multi


When the action is run, the following dialog box will open:

Enable/Disable Account ScreenShot

Recast Permissions

Active DirectoryEnable or Disable Account

Microsoft Permissions

This action requires permissions to enable or disable the Active Directory object. If you're using a service account, the service account needs permission to enable or disable the AD object.