Use the General tab to review or modify the general properties for the user.
|Name||The name of the user account.|
The user identifier.
|Primary group name||Displays the primary group to which the selected user is a member.
To modify this setting, click the Select Group button to display a list of available group names. To find a particular group or filter this list, enter one or more characters in the Search for groups box.
The group identifier assigned to the selected user’s primary group.
|Comments (GECOS)||The user’s description.|
|Home Directory||The file system directory for the selected user’s personal data and files.|
Displays the login shell where the selected user logs into the Unix system.
To modify this setting, click the Select Shell button to display a list of available login shells. To find a particular login shell or filter this list, enter one or more characters in the Search for login shell box.
The Member Of tab displays the following information about each supplementary group to which the selected user is a member:
The first column contains a selection check box allowing you to select or deselect a group. When you select a group, the Remove Groups toolbar button and right-click commands enable.
To select a group, click a group entry or the selection check box. To select all groups in the list, click the check box in the heading.
To deselect a group, click the selected check box. To deselect all selected groups, clear the check box in the heading.
Status column. These icons next to a group name indicate:
|Name||Displays the name of the local groups defined for the selected user.|
|GID||Displays the unique group identifier assigned to each group.|
Use the following toolbar buttons to define the selected user’s group membership or to search for a specific group:
|Click the Add Groups button to display the Add Groups dialog where you can search for a new group.|
|Click the Remove Groups button to remove the user from the selected group's membership.|
|Use the Search for groups box to filter the list of groups displayed based on group names. As you enter characters into the text box, the mangement console lists the groups that match (contain) the criteria entered. Click to remove the filtering and redisplay the original group list.|
Use the AD Logon tab to assign (or "map") the selected user to an Active Directory user account. When enabled, the selected user must use the specified Active Directory credentials to log onto the Unix host, taking advantage of the benefits of Active Directory security and access control.
Note: This feature is only available if
To enable this feature for the selected user, use these controls:
|Require an AD password to logon to host||Select this option to require the selected user to use the specified Active Directory credentials to log onto the selected host.|
|Which AD user account do you want to use for access to this host?||Click Select to open the Select AD User dialog where you can browse to select an Active Directory user account.|
|View AD User Properties||Click this button to review the user's properties.|
Modify multiple local Unix user's properties from either the Users view of a host's properties or the All Local Users tab.
To modify multiple user's properties simultaneously
The Properties: Multiple Users dialog displays.
Optionally, you can click the Select Shell button to browse for a local login shell.
Note: This task requires elevated credentials.