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Old 06-23-2004, 02:48 PM   #1
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duplicating a users settings/login

How can I copy an existing users settings/preferances to a new user?
Old 06-23-2004, 03:04 PM   #2
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These are likely to be stored in a users home directory so it is probably easiest to jut copy the home directory and then cahnge the permissions on the new directory to be valid for the new user.


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