ONTAP 9.14.1 commands

security login unlock

Unlock a user account with password authentication method

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


The security login unlock command unlocks a specified account, enabling it to access 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 unlocked.


The following command unlocks a user account named jdoe which belongs to the Vserver vs1.fujitsu.com.

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