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Add New Users in Ubuntu

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On Ubuntu Dash, search “user”


Click on “User Accounts” button. Before creating user, you need to click on Unlock Icon on right-top side of the user accounts screen.


To add a user, click on “+” button. This button become active once you click Unlock button and enter password.

A new window will appear asking for the new user data. For adding a new user, you must provide at least the username and password

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One more important field is profile here you can select what permission (Account Type) you want to provide this new user.

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