Carnegie Mellon University

ChemE Computing

Chemical Engineering Computing

The Fall 2017 laptops have been delivered with Docker Community Edition preinstalled. Unfortunately, Docker does not add all system users to its access list. In order to use Docker you must add yourself to the "docker-users" group. See the detailed instructions below on how to accomplish this.

(Windows 10 instructions. Windows 7 similar)

Open "Computer Management" by pressing the start orb and typing "Computer Management"
Getting to Computer Management
Locate the "docker-users" group under the "groups" folder and double-click
Docker Users Group

Double-Click "Add", then "Advanced" and finally "Find Now" to display a list of allusers on the computer

Account list
Double-click your account and you will be added to the group. You will need to close all windows and restart your computer for the changes to take effect.
Account Added