How to enable remote management in Mac OS X Lion

This tutorial is about the steps required to enable remote management in Mac OS X Lion. By enabling remote management, you can allow other users to login to your Mac and manage it remotely.

Click the Apple icon and select System Preferences from the menu list.

System Preferences Mac Lion

In the System Preferences window, click the Sharing option available under Internet & Wireless section.

Internet & Wireless Mac Lion

Navigate to Remote Management service in Sharing Preferences.

Remote Management Mac Lion

Mark the check box available before Remote Management. This would display the following window using which you specify the permission available for the remote users.Remote Management Access Control - Mac Lion

Depending upon the usage need you specify the appropriate access for the users.

Allow Access for Mac Lion
If you want to allow only certain users then select Only these users radio option and Allow access and for and add those users in the list box.

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