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If a local Security Accounts Manager (SAM) account on a workstation or server (either a workgroup or domain member) is automatically locked because the bad password count passes the threshold, the event is not audited even if auditing is turned on. You expect event 642 ("Account Changed" with the text "Account Locked") to be logged.
This problem occurs because a Windows status code is not mapped correctly for LPC clients in the non-Active Directory case.
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Windows 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in theMicrosoft Knowledge Base:
260910 How to Obtain the Latest Windows 2000 Service Pack
The English version of this fix should have the following file attributes or later:
Microsoft Windows 2000 Server SP1, Microsoft Windows 2000 Server SP2, Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server SP1, Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server SP2, Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional SP1, Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional SP2