Install local users and groups in Windows 8 or 8.1

Here is an easy way to install local users and groups in Windows 8 or 8.1, you can add this snap-in to the functionality of Windows 8 or 8.1. here is how to make it work:

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1. Press Windows Key + R to open Run command and type mmc.exe and press Enter. To open to Management Console window.

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2. When the Management Console shows up click on File>Add/Remove Snap-In.

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3. Under Avilable snap-ins: select Local Users & Groups and click Add.

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4. Select Local Computer (the first option) and click finish.

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5. To check if it’s done you will see a new option appearing on that tab, restart your PC and see the changes.

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I started this tech blog back in 2011 as a place to write down processes I took to fix my client systems and network. Now I write some tips and tricks to help others with the tech issues that one might encounter.

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