Windows Computer Locked Out


Environment

The referenced account is currently locked out and may not be logged on to.

Description of issue

This error message was given just after resetting a password when attempting to log into Windows.

Underlying cause

The underlying cause is unknown. The problem could be the time it takes for the password to reset for Windows.

Solution

Wait for half an hour and see if the problem resolves itself. If not, call DIT or the appropriate IT Help Desk.