Category Archives: Active Directory

You come into the office Monday morning to find someone deleted your AD machine account.  First, it’s no surprise as it is Monday.  Rather than logging in locally to re-join the domain, you can use the Restore-ADObject PowerShell cmdlet to quickly restore the account. Verify the machine account exists in the Deleted Objects container: *replace […]

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Have you ever experienced the situation where an Active Directory account is continually locked out?  If so then you know how much frustration this can cause.  Whether it’s your own account or another user, it must be resolved before you are able to access any network resources.  Normally the locked out user is not able […]

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