Create new windows user

Published on: Sat 12 Mar 2011



Creating windows user is almost the same for all windows versions (2000, XP, Vista, 7) with a slight differences.

For a straight procedure for windows XP follow the below procedure:
1 - Click Start, click Control Panel, click User Accounts.
2 - Click Create a new account.
3 - Choose the account type: Standard user or Administrator.
4 - Create a password for the account.

New User XP

For a straight procedure for windows Vista / 7 follow the below procedure:
1 - Click Start, click Control Panel, under User Accounts and Family Safety, click Add or remove user accounts.
2 - Choose the account type: Standard user or Administrator.
3 - If you would like to create a password for the account, check this article.

Win7 New User

For more advanced way for all windows versions, follow the below procedure:
1 - Right click on My Computer, click Manage.
2 - Click Local Users & Groups, click Users.
3 - Right click on the left pan and click New User...
4 - Choose a name and password for the account.
5 - If you would like to make the user an Administrator or give it another privilege, double click on the user, click on Member Of, click Add, then add the desired group.

New User

 
 

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