Which of these would be the best reason for adding users to a Windows Group?
A) Improves file server performance for a logical group of users
B) Maintains a logical reporting group for Human Resources
C) Allows you to simultaneously set rights and permissions across many users
D) Determines which options are available on the Windows login screen
E) Add an ear tag, and you can track the herd much easier
The answer: C) Allows you to simultaneously set rights and permissions across many users
The Windows Users and Group management allows you to place users into logical groupings, and those logical groups can then be applied for administration and management. This makes it easy when you need to apply a single set of permissions to the entire Accounting group instead of applying individual rights to the sixty people in accounting.
Want to know more? Watch “Windows Users and Groups.”
The Windows operating system combines user authentications with groups of users to define rights and permissions. In this video, you’ll learn how to manage the local users and groups in your Windows OS.