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Mac OS X Server 10.4 Tiger: Visual QuickPro Guide by Schoun Regan

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Chapter 4. User and Group Management

Populating a server with all your users and groups can be a potentially daunting task. You can always use the command line to add users, but within the graphical user interface, there are two additional methods: using the Accounts preference pane or Workgroup Manager. Of the two, Workgroup Manager is the preferred tool used to populate user, group, and computer accounts on Mac OS X Server. While the interface for Workgroup Manager is an obvious holdover from the older Macintosh Manager, it does improve a bit on that design.

Workgroup Manager also includes numerous efficiency-enhancing features. You can quickly make widespread changes by selecting and configuring multiple accounts simultaneously. A User Presets ...

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