User Account in Windows® 7
What is the user account and how to add a user account in Windows 7?
Windows 7 is the latest Operating System from Microsoft. This OS has got extra features when compared to other Operating Systems. But before installing this you need to make sure that you are using the genuine copy of Windows 7 system. This could be installed from the Microsoft website itself. All the limitations present in the Windows Vista are being compensated by the Windows 7 Operating System. There are mainly two different ways to create user accounts. These two ways are based on when the system is in domain and when the system is in workgroup. You could perform the user account creation with very easily.
Following are about user account and tips to add user account:
- User account
- Adding user account
- When computer is in domain
User account means it is the account specific to each user. By using several user accounts you could be able to share the single computer itself. Each person would have separate user account having unique settings and preferences, such as a desktop background or screen saver. User accounts would control which files and programs users could able to access and what types of changes users could make to the computer. Typically, you would want to create standard accounts for most of the computer users.
Adding user account
Firstly, click 'Start', 'Control Panel'. In that, you need to click on the 'Add or remove user accounts' from control panel option. Now you are in 'Manage Accounts control panel'. In that. all accounts would be shown. You need to click 'Create a new account' option. There would be two options such as user account and administrator. You need to choose the user account. Then, enter the name in 'New account name'. After selecting name and type of account, you need to click 'Create Account' button. Now the account is being created. This account would be listed in the 'Manage Accounts' screen. When you open 'Start the system' you could see additional account in the login screen. This is the case when system is in domain.
Firstly, open Microsoft Management Console by clicking the Start button, typing mmc into the search box, and press Enter. If you're prompted for an administrator password or confirmation, provide those details. In the left pane, click Local Users and Groups. If you do not see that in left, click the File menu and then Add/Remove Snap-in. Then, click Local Users and Groups, and then click Add. After that, click Local Computer and click Finish. Then press OK. Then, you have to click Users folder. Then, click 'Action' and then 'New User'. Type proper details and click 'Create'. when you finish that click close.
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