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How to create a new user

You can create new users in the local Active Directory domain using the User Control Console.  

You can find out the URL for the User Control Console from the Commissioning Console. (The URL will be in the format You will need to replace with the Active Directory Domain name of the server.)


To create a new user, follow the steps below:

Step 1: Log in to the User Control Console.

Step 2: Click on the Users Tab at the top of the page.

Step 3: Click on the button '+ New User'.

Step 4: Enter the name of the user you wish to create.

Step 5: Choose whether you want the user account to be Enabled or Disabled by clicking on the Off/On button under Account Enabled.

Step 6: Click on the Confirm button.

Following Step 6, the following is created:

  • A user account in Active Directory
  • A shared drive on the file server as well as all associated Active Directory objects and security groups

The user account will have a username in the format of InitialSurname. For example, if a user's name is John Smith, his username will be jsmith.  The password for the new account is displayed on the web page.


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