Create Linux User Account

Syntax

sudo adduser [username]

Example

sudo adduser root

Instructions

  1. Run Bash or a Terminal.
  2. Log into into your Linux computer/server.
  3. Provide password, when prompted.
  4. Optional: Provide additional informational (name, phone number, etc.) or just leave the lines blank and press enter. (This information is only stored on your computer/server. But other programs may be able to access this information.)