Add or remove user accounts from the terminal in Ubuntu 12.10 or 12.04

How to create or remove user accounts on your Ubuntu computer

Here's how you can add or remove user accounts from the terminal in Ubuntu 12.10 or 12.04.

Add a User Account

1. Open a terminal window.

2. Type in the following command then hit Enter.

sudo useradd username

Remove a User Account

1. Open a terminal window.

2. Type in the following commands then hit Enter.

sudo userdel username

sudo rm -r /home/username/

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