Change Reset Account Lockout Counter for Local Accounts in Windows

Change Reset Account Lockout Counter for Local Accounts in Windows #

To Change Reset Account Lockout Counter After for Local Accounts using Local Security Policy #

Step 1: Press the Win+R keys to open Run, type secpol.msc into Run, and click/tap on OK to open Local Security Policy.

Step 2: Navigate to Account Policies and Account Lockout Policy in the left pane of Local Security Policy.

Step 3: In the right pane of Account Lockout Policy, double click/tap on the Reset account lockout counter after policy.

Step 4: Type in a number between and 99999 for the number of minutes you want that must elapse from the time a user fails to sign-in before the failed logon attempt counter is reset to 0, and click/tap on OK.

Note:
Account lockout duration must be greater than or equal to the value of Reset account lockout counter af