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Segregate user home folders when both users are members of `staff` group

By default, almost all the top-level contents of a user folder should already be set this way - they have no group, only owner & everyone. Owner is r/w, everyone is no access. Just remove the ...
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Segregate user home folders when both users are members of `staff` group

You can remove read access for staff from the home directory by setting it to "No Access" in the Sharing & Permission box (your first screenshot) removing the staff entry (or by running ...
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Trying to delete admin account

Logging out of the "Guest" account let me delete it as user180941 and Tetsujin said. Thanks to everyone who contributed their time to this question!
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Trying to delete admin account

Well: First of all you've got the "korgi" account highlighted, and that is the account you're using to access system preferences, so naturally, the "-" is grey. The "Guest&...
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When I open Terminal, I get an "I have no name!" prompt

I had this weird issue on my ubuntu when I created a new user I reviewed the /etc/passwd file `cat /etc/passwd` I saw my record had the following details - `ajit:x:1002:1002::/home/ajitp:/bin/sh` I ...
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