Questions about: users

About the root user The user account named "root" is a special user in UNIX-style operating systems that has read and write privileges to all areas of the file system. Because the root user has special privileges in OS X, it might be useful for speci
How to Open "Local Users and Groups" in Windows 7 and Windows 8 Note Here is a brief explanation of what the Users and Groups folders are for. For more detailed information about Local Users and Groups, click on the blue ? on the toolbar in the Local
I am a new Linux system user. How do I kill process on Linux based server using command line options? How can I kill running process on Unix? Linux and Unix-like operating system come with the kill command to terminates stalled or unwanted processes
Note: For help with configuring sudo privileges via its configuration file /etc/sudoers, please see Sudoers. In Linux (and Unix in general), there is a SuperUser named root. The Windows equivalent of root is the Administrators group
How can I add a user to a group under Linux operating system using command line options? How to add an existing user into a group in Linux using command line options? You can use the useradd or usermod commands to add a user to a group. The useradd c