Role Definitions window
This topic describes the areas and options of the Role Definitions window in the Administration Console.
To open Role Definitions, go to Administration Console > Users, Groups, Roles and Privileges > Role definitions.
Role Definitions toolbar
The Role Definitions toolbar includes the following options:
|Create a new role from scratch.
|Create a new role by copying the details of an existing role.
|Delete one or more selected roles.
Role Definitions navigation area
The Role Definitions navigation pane lists the roles in the base database.
In the navigation pane, you can:
Select a role to display its details in the content pane.
To view a summary of all roles in the content pane, select the top-level Role Names icon.
Role Definitions content area
The information displayed in the Role Definitions content pane depends on what you select in the navigation pane.
When you select a role in the navigation pane, the content pane displays the following sections:
Displays details about the role.
You can edit the description of the role.
Displays details about the groups to which the user belongs, and any user-defined attributes.
You can edit the user and change its details and attributes.
When you select the top-level Role Names icon, the content pane displays a list of all roles in the base database. You can perform the following operations:
- Select one or more roles and edit their description.
Display an HTML page with a summary of roles to print or save.
Display the list of roles as comma-separated values to save as a text file.
Sort the list of roles by name or description.