In this lesson, you learn how to create and manage user accounts on your Mac. You also learn how to configure the login process and use Fast User Switching.
Mac OS X Lion is a multiuser operating system, which simply means it is designed to be used by multiple people on the same Mac. Like using other kinds of user accounts, to access a Lion user account, you log in to the software using a username and password. After you’re logged in, you have access to the system resources and personalization associated with that user account.
Note: Never Logged In?
It’s entirely possible that you’ve used your Mac without ever entering a username and password. That’s because Lion includes ...