In Phabricator accountadmin is a user-friendly command line interface for creating and editing accounts.
In order to change user properties in phabricator please see the following steps:
Just run the script: ./phabricator/bin/accountadmin
This will walk you through the process of creating/editing an user account.
geo_pc@php:/usr/local/phabricator.cm.netspective.com -> ./phabricator/bin/accountadmin Enter a username to create a new account or edit an existing account. Enter a username: geo_pc There is an existing user account 'geo_pc'. Do you want to edit the existing 'geo_pc' account? [Y/n] y Enter user real name [Geo PC]: Enter a password for this user [blank to leave unchanged]: Should this user be a system agent? [y/N] n Should the primary email address be verified? [y/N] N Should this user be an administrator? [y/N] y ACCOUNT SUMMARY OLD VALUE NEW VALUE Username geo_pc geo_pc Real Name Geo PC Geo PC Password Unchanged System Agent N N Verify Email N N Admin N Y Save these changes? [Y/n] y Saved changes.