There are many reasons why you may want to create new users within your system, mainly to keep your personal files separate to others, so let’s learn how to create a new user within Ubuntu 18.04.

Adding a New User

First select the application menu

When inside the menu, in the search bar type “users” and select the users option

Within the menu select the “unlock” option and enter in your account password.

You will notice that once you have entered in your password the option has now changed to “Add User”

Now select the “Add User” option where you can enter in the new users information. It’s recommended to only have one admin user on the system at one time.

Conclusion

That’s how easy it is to create a new user within Ubuntu 18.04, and remember to only have one admin user on the system at one time if you can help it.