Unlock Account

The Unlock Account tool connects to Active Directory to unlock a user account.

NOTE: The User Account tool can be run on multi-selected user objects, but not user groups or user collections.

To unlock a user account:

1. In your Configuration Manager console navigation panel, click Users.

2. Search for the user.

3. Right-click on the user.

4. Click Right Click Tools > Unlock Account.

Recast Permissions

Active DirectoryUnlock Account

Microsoft Permissions

This action requires the Unlock Account permissions on the Active Directory object. If using a service account, the service account needs the Unlock Account permissions on the AD object.