How to create a standard user account on Windows 7

(Note you’ll need to be logged in as an administrator to create user accounts.)

Step 1. Click the Start button in the lower left of your screen or alternatively, press the Windows key on your keyboard. StartMenu

Step 2. When the Start menu opens, type “add or remove users” into the search box and then click the item Add or remove user accounts. 


Step 3. Click the link to Create a new account on the next screen.


Step 4. Type a name, select Standard user and then click the Create account button. The new user account is now created and ready for use.


Step 5. You’ll be taken back to this familiar screen after creating your user account. It is recommended to password protect the account and prevent unauthorised access. Click the user account you have just created.


Step 6. On the following screen, click Create a password. Enter your password details and an optional password hint.