Create User Accounts
There are a couple of ways to create user accounts, but let's start
simply by clicking Start | Control Panel | User
Accounts. We'll describe a more comprehensive method later.
You'll see all of the existing accounts on the computer. You probably
created these when you installed Windows XP. You'll also see the
Guest account. It may or may not be enabled, depending on
whether you have previously enabled Simple File Sharing.
Create a new account, and enter the new user's name. Here,
we're creating an account for Alasdair:
Next, and choose the account type. This determines (rather
simplistically) which group the user will be placed in. There's
generally no good reason to grant remote users Computer administrator
privileges, so select Limited, and then click Create Account.
The new account appears in the User Accounts window.
as required until all of the desired user
accounts are created.