How do I add users to Linux?

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How do I add users to Linux?

Postby MissouriKnight on Mon Nov 17, 2008 10:13 pm

How do I add users?
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Re: How do I add users to Linux?

Postby newW2 on Mon Nov 17, 2008 11:21 pm

In a terminal enter:
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 sudo adduser username_in_lower_case

Follow prompts.
Or go to Menu Administration -->Users and Groups
You'll need to unlock and then add user.
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Re: How do I add users to Linux?

Postby MissouriKnight on Tue Nov 18, 2008 10:12 am

Thanks!
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