Preventing a User's Password from Expiring
Updated: February 28, 2009
Applies To: Windows Server 2008 R2
This topic explains how to use the Active Directory module for Windows PowerShell to prevent a user’s password from expiring.
The following example demonstrates how to prevent the password to expire for the user SaraDavis:
Set-ADAccountControl -Identity SaraDavis -PasswordNeverExpires $true
You can use the following parameters when you set many of the common values that are associated with user account control in Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS):
For a full explanation of the parameters that you can pass to Set-ADAccountControl, at the Active Directory module command prompt, type Get-Help Set-ADAccountControl –detailed, and then press ENTER.