Wednesday, 25/4/2018 | 4:25 UTC+5
Mehta Websolution's Blog

Restrict/set Time Limit for User Account in Windows 10-8-7

To Restrict Time Limit for User Account use the Net User command. Net User is a command-line tool that helps system administrators add or modify user account behavior.

While you can always use Parental Control or Microsoft Family Safety to do this and more. But in Windows 10, this built-in feature is tied to your Microsoft Account.

If you use a Local Account to sign in to your Windows 10 PC, then this command can be of great help to you.

To begin, run cmd as administrator. Now copy-paste the following command and hit Enter, replacing username with the name of the user account:

This means that the selected user will have access to his account from Monday to Friday, from the times 10 am to 6 pm and on Saturday and Sunday from 10 am to 2 pm.

When you set a time limit for a particular user, then that user will be able to log in and access the PC only between that times. The usage syntax is as follows:

net user <username> /times:{day[-day][,day[-day]] ,time[-time][,time[-time]] [;] | all}

To restore default and allow the user access at all times, use:



Mehta Websolution is a web development company based in Jamnagar, Gujarat, India. providing a full range of web services including web design, web development, web promotion, search engine optimization, web hosting and domain registration and all Internet services at accessible cost since it was established in 2007. A company which provides you a full range of web services Contact us for web design, web development, web promotion, search engine optimization, web hosting and domain registration at an affordable cost. IF you are looking for an IT Solutions Provider who can implement your Dreams in a reality form of exhaustive web applications, innovative software, and creative designs or for fastidious solutions and persistent services, you are at the right place. we provide you software development and web solutions all across the globe. Our strategic location and proven experience enables us to provide you with the best services and outsourcing for your Software Development, Web Development, E-commerce, Multimedia Presentations and Web Based Applications at the corporate level.


Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

2 × four =

Mehta Websolution Since 2007

Company is Government & Defence (Indian Navy, Army & Air Force) Approval I.T. Contractor, An ISO 9001:2008 Certified I.T. Company and Google Enterprise for Work Partner.