Video Overview

In this video you will learn how to create and delete user accounts, add users to groups, see an overview of file permissions and what they mean, as well as showing how to edit file permissions in the GUI and in command line.

Target Audience

  • Systems administrators
  • Users


  • Using the command line and navigating the file system

Required Knowledge

  • None

Recommended Knowledge

  • Rough understanding of groups


After this video you will be able to

  • Create user accounts
  • Delete user accounts
  • Add users to groups
  • Understand unix file permission style
  • Edit file permissions and owner details

ScreencastTeam/Requests/UsersAndFilePermissions (last edited 2008-08-06 16:28:56 by localhost)