Kubuntu provides graphical user interface to add new users to the system. This is provided by the User Manager module from KDE, so the method will be the same across other Linux systems running KDE.
Steps to add new user in Kubuntu (KDE):
Open System Settings
in the Computer
of the K
You can also user the search bar and search for settings to bring up the same icon.
Go to Account Details
Click on User Manager
on the left navigation tab.
Click on New User
Fill in details such as the username
and Real Name
A window will popup upon clicking the Password
field. Enter a complex-enough password till This password is good
text appears and click OK
Tick on the Administrator
checkbox if you want to allow sudo
or administrator access for the user and on the Automatic Login
checkbox if you want the system to automatically login to this user upon boot-up. Click Apply
Enter your password to authenticate to the system.
This require your user to have administrator privilege in the system.
Your new user creation is now complete and can now be seen in the user list.
Author: Mohd Shakir Zakaria
Cloud architect by profession but always consider himself as a developer, entrepreneur and an opensource enthusiast.
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