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Apple Pro Training Series: macOS Support Essentials 10.12, First Edition by Gordon Davisson, Kevin M. White

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Lesson 6. Manage User Home Folders

Goals

Image Understand user home folder layout and contents

Image Delete users and archive home folder content

Image Migrate and restore a user’s home folder

Aside from the initial account attributes, such as the account name and password, every other item the user is likely to create or need is stored in that user’s home folder. As mentioned earlier, the default location for a locally stored user home folder is /Users/<name> ...

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