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Windows® Small Business Server 2011 by Charlie Russel and Sharon Crawford

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Adding a New User Account

User roles are essentially templates that make the adding of user accounts remarkably simple. To add a new user account, open the Windows SBS Console, select Users And Groups, select Users, and then follow these steps:

  1. In the Tasks pane, select Add A New User Account to start the wizard. On the Add A New User Account And Assign A User Role page shown in Figure 9-8, enter the full name, user name, email address, and other relevant information. Choose the user role to base the new account on. Click Next.

    Adding a new user account

    Figure 9-8. Adding a new user account

  2. Enter and confirm a password for this account. (See the sidebar, Making Secure Passwords ...

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