Mac OS X Server - Changing a User’s Account Settings

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Changing a User’s Account Settings

You can change a user’s name, password, picture, or administrator privilege by clicking
Account in the Users pane of Server Preferences.

Can’t be changed after the
account is created

Allows user to manage
users, groups, and services

Full name can be used to
authenticate for services

Click to set a new
Click to change the

If settings besides the short name are dimmed in the Account pane, you can’t change
them because they are stored in the directory server that your server is connected to.

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Chapter 6

Managing Users