How can I disable a user account from the command line?

In Windows XP or 7.

net user [username] /ACTIVE:NO [/DOMAIN]

Hint: only add the /DOMAIN flag if you're not dealing with local users.

  • Don't forget to upvote if the answer is accurate :) – r0ca Jul 16 '10 at 20:17
  • I don't have the reputation yet :S – jSherz Jul 16 '10 at 20:25

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