In addition to what you see on the login screen, Windows 10 tends to create multiple users and groups in the background to multitask on a computer. However, they are not visible to a normal user. They are connected in the background and are very useful for structuring permissions. They are available to be viewed and managed on the computer. There are different ways to do it.
Open local users and groups on Windows 10
The following work methods will help you open and view local users and groups on Windows 10:
- Using the computer management utility.
- Use the Run dialog box.
- Using the Windows Search Box.
- Using the Windows Command Prompt.
- Using the Windows PowerShell command line.
1) Using the computer management utility
Right click on This PC icon on your desktop or from the file explorer.
To select Manage.
In the left navigation pane, select Local users and groups under the expanded list of Computer management (local).
You are in the destination utility now.
To open the Local Users and Groups window, you must call its process, called lusrmgr.msc, and you can do it in the following four ways.
2) Use the Run dialog box
Hit the Windows key + R combination of buttons on your keyboard.
type lusrmgr.msc and hit Enter.
This will open the Local Users and Groups window.
3) Using the Windows Search Box
Hit the Windows key + S combination of buttons on your keyboard. It will launch the Windows search field.
Search lusrmgr.msc and hit Enter.
The Local Users and Groups window will now open.
4) Using the Windows 10 Command Prompt
Open the Windows command prompt and run the following command:
You will arrive at the destination window.
5) Using the Windows PowerShell command line
Open Windows PowerShell and run the following command:
It will open at the window of your destination.
Add or remove users from the group
To add or remove users from a group:
- Open the Groups folder
- Select the group
- Double-click on the group
- Under the Members box, select the user you want to delete.
- Click the Delete button.
To add a user, click the Add button and follow the process.
I hope it helps.