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= User administration =
YAM will satisfy the needs of a large family, being able to handle
upto 16 users, who can each have their own folders and configuration
settings. While starting YAM, you can say who you are and immediately
use your own personal setup, making programs like MultiYAM become
redundant. Selecting the '''Settings/Users''' menu item brings you to the
This is the name of the user. It will appear in the welcome
dialogue on startup, provided that at least two users are defined.
The active user appears highlighted.
Example: Bill Brown
If you fill in this field, a password requester will appear on
startup if you present yourself as this user.
This is the home directory for all user-specific files, such as
folders and configuration settings. Obviously, this directory
must be different for any user in the system.
'''Use global address book'''
Enable this option if the user won't be using his or her own
address book. The address book is then shared with at least
the default user -- the file is kept in the program home
directory and not in the user's home directory.
'''Use global glossary'''
Enable this option if the user will not maintain a separate
glossary but will instead share one with at least the default
user. The file is kept in the program home directory and not
in this user's home directory.
Enable this option to allow the user to create or remove other
'''Copy configuration from current user'''
If you are adding a new user, you can select this option and copy
the current settings to the new user directory, thus saving the
new user some tedious work setting up a whole new configuration
Adds a new user to the list.
Deletes the selected user from the list.
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