Users screen lets you create and manage user accounts.
Name Description Filter Users Filters users by keyword. COLUMNS Lets users display/hide list columns. Username, UID, Builtin, and Full Name are default. ADD Opens the User ID and Groups form Displays/hides built-in users Username Descriptive name for the user. UID User ID number. Builtin Whether or not the user is built-in. Full Name Shows the saved Full Name of the account.
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Name Description Full Name Descriptive name for the user. Username User login name. Email User email address. Password User login password. Confirm Password Re-enter user password.
Name Description User ID A unique number used to identify a user. New Primary Group Creates a new group with the same name as the user. Primary Group Primary group to add the user to. Auxiliary Groups Additional groups to add the user to. Directories and Permissions
Name Description Home Directory Path to the user home directory. Home Directory Permissions Default user home directory Unix permissions.
Name Description SSH Public Key Public SSH key for key-based authentication. Disable Password Enables/Disables password field. Shell The shell to use for local and SSH logins. Lock User Prevents user from logging in or using password-based services. Permit Sudo Enable or disable issuing commands as the root account with
Microsoft Account Allows Windows authentication methods. Samba Authentication Lets users authenticate to Samba shares. Related Content