ONTAP 9.14.1 commands

security login lock

Lock a user account with password authentication method

Availability: This command is available to cluster administrators at the admin privilege level.


The security login lock command locks a specified account, preventing it from accessing the management interface. This command only applies to user accounts configured with the password authentication method where the password is set.


-vserver <vserver name> - Vserver

This optionally specifies the Vserver to which the user account belongs.

-username <text> - Username

This specifies the user name of the account that is to be locked.


The following example locks a user account named 'jdoe' which belongs to the Vserver 'vs1.fujitsu.com'.

cluster1::> security login lock -vserver vs1.fujitsu.com -username jdoe
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