(Last Updated On: June 3, 2013)

Administrators can easily lock the blog user accounts in WordPress yet without having to lose any data of users who are being locked by admins. Admins may need this option when someone goes against of their website’s privacy policies, disclaimer or something else that is not tolerable.

Account Lock WordPress Plugin

Account lock WordPress plugin let’s you (Administrators) lock the blog user accounts easily without having to lose individual data like posts, comments pages, custom post types, etc. Let me tell you what can locked users does. The locked users won’t be able to login yet reset their password. The content that is created by users whose accounts are locked, can still be accessible by your blog visitors.

Account Lock WordPress Plugin

If you want lock someones account using this plugin, kindly follow these steps:

1. Install Account Lock WordPress plugin in your blog

2. Navigate to Users > All Users > Edit user

Account Lock WordPress plugin how to

3. And now if you go back and try to login you will receive this message:

Account Lock WordPress plugin login form