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Automatically create folder in new users' home directory

I need to automatically assign every new user that gets created a certain folder Sales in their home directory. (e.g. when you add the user tim, tim automatically gets a folder named Sales in his home ...
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No files in /etc/skel/ ; Can't restore .bashrc

I recently messed up my .bashrc file, which I mentioned in this question: Problem with installing Android developer files on Eclipse - messed up something with .bashrc, and I can't find a way to ...
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On Ubuntu 12.04 is /etc/skel/ the correct place to put extra files for new users?

On Ubuntu 12.04 is /etc/skel/ the correct place to put extra files for new users? In the Linux Administration Handbook it mentions files from /usr/local/lib/skel which doesn't seem like an ...
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How do I create default folders for new users?

What I want to do is this : When I create a new user in Ubuntu, I want him to have a copy of a folder, let's call him "abc", in his own home directory. Is there any way to automate this or do I have ...
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How to ensure that all new users have the same profile settings as the current user?

How to ensure that all new users have the same profile settings as the current user? I am using Ubuntu 12.04.
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How can I edit /etc/skel while keeping the default folders on Live CD

I'm making a Live CD with all of the features I need in Ubuntu. I've installed gnome-shell and some extensions and I want to make it start "ON" when the instalation finishes. I've copied the folders ...