Deleting a local Windows user account

You can use System Manager to delete a local Windows user account from a storage virtual machine (SVM) if it is no longer required for local CIFS authentication to the CIFS server of the SVM or for determining access rights to data contained in the SVM.

About this task


  1. Click the SVMs tab.
  2. Select the SVM, and then click Manage.
  3. Click the SVM Settings tab.
  4. In the Host Users and Groups pane, click Windows.
  5. In the Users tab, select the user account that you want to delete, and then click Delete.
  6. Click Delete.


The local user account is deleted along with its group membership entries.