How to add a new user to a Windows 10 machine?

add a new user to a Windows 10 machine

This article is for you if

  • You are trying to trying to add a new user to a Windows 10 machine
  • You want to add a new user to your laptop or desktop

Goal

  •  Create a new standard none administrator user on your Windows 10 machine

Solution

  1.  Open up command prompt from Start Menu, Run, cmd
  2. Enter net user /ADD [User] [Pass] /ACTIVE:YES
  3. To add the user to the Administrators group simply run net localgroup administrators [User] /add after first creating the user

Prerequisites

  •  Administrative Command Prompt

Words of caution

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