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Create new users in Windows 7 with no groups

In Windows 7 if I create a new user from "Computer Management" -> "Local Users and Groups", this new user will belong to the "Users" group. Is there a way to have new users created by default without ...
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Run script when password is changed

Is there any way to run a custom command when passwd is executed? I'm creating a server GUI, and I want to tie the app users with the system users, And, I don't want to use just plain PAM Auth. So I ...
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script to automatically insert users from active directory to pc

I would like to know if is it possible to create a script(power shell or vbs) that automatically insert users of a domain server folder under active directory (windows 2003). I want to launch it on a ...
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VNC kicks out new user on Fedora 23 (113 Error)

I used the Fedora documentation located here to set up a VNC server on a Fedora 23 and it works in single user mode. Now I am trying to set it up for multiple users. Right now the :1 display is being ...
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Giving Non-admins Access to Modify Network Adapter settings in Windows 10 Home

I am trying to grant a user the ability to modify their network settings on the home version of Windows 10, without granting them Administrator access. I am trying to do this without embedding the ...
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Excel 2013 Power Query

Does anyone know how to extract all Active Directory Users and show which ones are Users and which ones are just Contacts. I've extracted both Users and Contacts but they seem to show the same in ...
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useradd user with group with same uid and gid

I want to add a user named "nexus" with uid as 1234567 (example number) and gid 1234567. I'm running the following command: sudo useradd -r -U -u 1234567 -g 1234567 -m -c "nexus role account" -d ...
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How do I add a user group in the latest edition of Windows 10 Home? [duplicate]

The newest version of Windows 10 Home (version 1511) brings with it a whole slew of new stuff. It also brings with it its own handful of problems. One of these is the apparent inability to create ...
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Setting home dir permissions so apache can read it, but other users don't

I have multiple users with apache installed on ubuntu 14.04 server. How should I set user's groups or/and their home dir permissions so users could not read each others home dirs, but on the other ...
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Relocate user folder on Windows Server 2012

We are running low on space on our server (Windows Server 2012) and one of the only solutions will be to move the users folder to another disk. However, most tutorials I find on this refer to Windows ...
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Directory permissions for 2 users [duplicate]

I have a folder and I need to give access to this folder to 2 users recursively. I can do this by: First create 2 users: useradd user1 -d /home/myfolder/ -s /bin/false useradd user2 -d ...
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Windows 7 cached domain/user information

In reference to the question I asked earlier. How am I logged on as a user, when the user doesn't exist in "user accounts" Where does windows keep its cached domain\user information. I ...
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How to track activity of users/groups?

The only user in my laptop (Ubuntu 14.04) is myself, but /etc/passwd contains 42 users and /etc/group contain 70 groups!!! How could I find if such large number of users and groups are needed at all ...
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What is the “messagebus” user group?

I recently find a new group in my Mac 's "User & Groups" pref pane. Anyone know what happened of my Mac? Is it safe? MacBook Pro (Retina, 13-inch,Early 2015), OS X Yosemite (10.10.5)
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Windows 7 hangs before logon screen after botched chkdsk rights update

I have a really messed up problem. I have recently reinstalled Windows 7 to a new SSD. Now I needed a program from the old installation and lazily decided to just boot that one instead of installing ...
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Logging what website and port users on a network visited [closed]

Is there a way or a software to track what are the websites and port number a user has visited on a network and which can be seen through a web GUI and the data preferably stored in a database? I have ...
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Users logged on [closed]

Need help with this I am able to run this script with no issue even excel pops up however no computer or data come in please help. I am just trying to get a list of user logged in from a specific ...
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View all login history on macbook pro OS 10.6.8

What command can I use in terminal to see login history? I think it's possible someone created a hidden account or booted the machine in safe mode.
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Moving User folders from C drive to a new E drive then reinstall Windows 7 on the C drive

I know similar questions have been asked before, but I can't find one that addresses the Win7 reinstall. Also, I am not too tech savvy. There are five users (Me, wife and 3 sons) The PC is about 4yrs ...
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same user at the same time on windows 7

I want to known if its possible for the same user to be logon at the same time on windows 7 machine, like Linux. I tried to use some RDP but they just can logon different users. Does anybody know ...
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Windows 8.1, Cannot relocate Users directory without windows failing to login properly

I'm trying to relocate my C:\Users\Me folder on my SSD to F:\Users\Me which resides on my HDD. So far I've tried two approaches. Registry Modifying the following registry keys in ...
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How works assigning rights to group in windows

User group in windows groups users so it is then easier to grant permissions to all users of a group at once. This works like: we have a group "A_GROUP1" which contains users "USR1,USR2,USR3" then we ...
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How to hide subdirectories within chrooted directory from users who don't have access

Apologies if this problem has been answered before / elsewhere. I've had a hunt around but am unable to find anything. If so please point me in the right direction. I'm running a linux ftp server ...
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How to mount USB drive on Ubuntu so that other users can access it?

Yes, this question has been asked before, but as far as I'm concerned it has not been answered satisfactorily. Many answers mention that an extra line in /etc/fstab is required. I don't want to add ...
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Remove and delete certain local accounts [duplicate]

How can I delete a user from the command line? I am just starting working at a college and I'm inheriting a unintelligible mismash of local and domain accounts across a span of computers ranging ...
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How to give two user permission in same directory (linux)

I need to give permission for two users in the same directory, ie I'm running a web application in /var/www and I want to make web server(nginx) writable, also want to give access to a ftp ...
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Access to computer to same profile in different ways

I have windows 8.1 and I have single user in my computer. This user have password for logon. With this user used for remote desktop also so the password is important. But when I want to access to the ...
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Can't login to new user

I have Windows 8.1 and I have created a new user by Computer Management. I have created a regular user with some password. But when I tries to login with my new user first time, I got error message ...
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“Active Directory Users and Computers” isn't installed after installing Domain Controller

I installed a domain controller and attached it to my domain. It's all worked fine, but "Users and Computers" and "Sites and Services" etc. aren't installed... (all the management tools) EXTRA INFO: ...
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Computer “Server”

so at home we had the idea of instead of buying 3 different pc's we would somehow create a "server" for the computers where a cable would come to our screens and keyboard and mouses, so the actual pc ...
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OSX Share clipboard among different users

I have 1 mac with multiple users on it. Anyone knows how in OS X to copy something to your clipboard and paste it in another users his/her environment? Hoping there is some cmd+shift+alt+c shortcut ...
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What's all those users in the /etc/passwd file?

The /etc/passwd is supposed to have a line for every user on the system. Amongst the common username and root there is a bunch of other users. Some examples: timidity:x:114:127:TiMidity++ MIDI ...
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Can you delete all users but specified accounts in Ubuntu?

I am trying to find a way to quickly delete all user accounts except for the ones I specify in Ubuntu. Is there a good way of doing this? Perhaps a bash script that could do this function? I ...
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Cleaning out AD Roaming Profile Cache

I've been playing around with AD RPs after watching some videos and they mentioned that you end up with a lot of disk space being filled due to cache and files being copied over from the server where ...
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Windows 7 Drive Letter Changed on Data Drive and Can't Log In

I just purchased an SSD for my computer to install the Windows OS files and my program files on, and for my other hard drive for my user directory. I got it all working through an answer file in audit ...
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Windows Users Management run command

What is the "run" command for Windows Users Management? the MMC console you change the local users password and create new users?
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Windows 8 - Moving Users Folder from SSD to HDD - “local volumes are required to complete the operation”, cannot complete system restore

I am trying to move C:\Users (SSD) to B:\Users (HDD) using the following tutorial on a clean install of Windows 8 -> upgraded to 8.1 straight away: ...
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Adding permission to specific users to access specific directories

I am using Debian. I've got these three directories: /home/Server1/files /home/Server2/files /home/Server3/files And I've got these users: User1 User2 User3 What I want to do: Make ...
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Shell script to show online users

I know it's an amateur question. I need to write a Bash shell script which count how many users are online at the moment on the SSH server. I need to ignore multiple logins and show the username and ...
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Windows - automatically log on user in the background?

I want to set up my computer so that on startup a user account automatically logs on in the background, while the logon screen is still displayed so another user can be logged on and be able to switch ...
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Limit which local users may connect to X11 display

I have an X.org server running on my machine (Gentoo Linux without PAM, PolicyKit etc), incoming TCP connections are disabled with -nolisten tcp. Is it possible to establish a whitelist specifying ...
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How can I output a list of all users who have read (and/or write) permissions for a specific file in Linux?

Suppose I have a file MyFile. Are there any commands that will print to console a list of all users in the system that can read the file?
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Immediate Disconnection from Remote Desktop

When I attempt to connect to my remote server, the response I get: This computer can't connect to the remote computer. Try connecting again. If the problem continues, contact the owner of the ...
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How to set different dates to different Users in Windows7

I want to set different date for each user on my Windows 7, is there any option? or third party software? Want to change system date/time when particular user login windows. thank you
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Setting Home Directory for newly added users

I'm writing a Powershell script to do a complete Windows 7 Build. I have a function that adds the users I need, but it does not set the Home Directory, which makes a later section of my script ...
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How to make user not be part of Users group in Windows?

I want to restrict some users from having default privileges of Users group, unless they are manually allowed. Unfortunately, when I remove them from this group manually, they still get Users SID as ...
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Should I have duplicate root users in my Users directory?

I think I may have duplicate root users on my system. I changed directories to /Users, then ran ls -la -e I get this returned: total 0 drwxr-xr-x 5 root admin 170 Aug 31 2012 . drwxrwxr-t ...
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Prevent users from installing Windows Updates

This may belong on ServerFault, but Ill start here and if it gets moved, fine Im trying to find a solution that prevents users from installing Windows/Automatic Updates on their workstations/laptops. ...
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Ubuntu Server - User account unable to change password

I am running an instance of Ubuntu Server 12.04 LTS. I recently set it up and began adding user accounts to the server. One of the users can login to the server normally vis public key, however when ...
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Windows XP program crash boxes for any user are all shown to Administrators

I have an interesting problem with a Windows XP setup involving "users" with restricted access rights and "Administrators" with full system access. If a program crashes for a user, the standard crash ...