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How to Add user on Windows Server 2016 Standard

This Article will show you how to create a user on the Windows Server 2016 – This is self managed

Step 1. Click on the Windows Icon and click on Server Manager

Step 2. Run Server Manager and Open Tools then select Computer Management

Step 3. Under Local Users and Groups Right click on Users then click on New Users

Step 4. Input the Username and Password for the new User and click Create

Step 5. After Creating the account, New Users is shown on the list below

Step 6. If you’d like to set adjust Administrative settings to the New User, Right click on the User and open Properties

Step 7. Click on Member Of and then click Add

Step 8. Specify Administrators group as follows  

Step 9. Make sure Administrators group is added to the list, then click Ok to finish settings


Updated on March 14, 2023

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