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Edit Permissions

Permissions and groups allow system users access to perform specified functions in the system.

  • A permission grants access to a specific task that can be performed in the system. Permissions cannot be created by system users or assigned to system users on an individual basis.

  • Groups are entities containing several permissions and are added to user accounts to grant them system access.

You can create groups and add permissions to them, or you can manage permissions and associate groups with them.

To edit permissions

Tip: Required fields are marked with an asterisk (*).

  1. From any page, go to Administration: Permissions. The Permissions page opens.
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  2. Click the name of a permission.
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  3. Edit the information in the fields as necessary.

  4. Click Save.

Permissions Fields

Details
The name of the permission, its Tomcat role, and its description. These items cannot be edited.

Associated Groups
Groups containing the permission. To add the permission as part of the selected group, you can click Add Groups. This action grants the permissions to users associated with those groups. To remove them from this list, select the permission and then click Remove.

Note: If you remove a group from the list, all users associated with the group cannot perform any actions the permission would grant them.

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13:47, 31 Jan 2017

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