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To create an additional Web Disk account, perform the following steps:
Enter and confirm the new password in the appropriate text boxes.
0indicates a weak password, while
100indicates a very secure password.
The password must contain at least five characters.
Enter the Web Disk account's home directory in the Directory text box.
usernamerepresents what you entered in the Username text box.
If you use Microsoft Windows Vista®, Windows® 7, Windows® 8, or Windows® 10, select the Enable Digest Authentication checkbox.
The Manage Additional Web Disk Accounts table displays the following information for all of the additional Web Disk accounts that you create:
|Account||The Web Disk account username.|
The Web Disk account's assigned directory and related actions.
Use the links in this column to perform the following actions:
When you change the usernames of Web Disk accounts that use Digest Authentication, you must reenable it. The
/etc/digestshadow file stores the usernames of Web Disk accounts that use Digest Authentication in a password hash. When you change the account username, the system removes the password from the file.
Updates to a Web Disk account's associated domain also change the account's username and will disable Digest Authentication.