Assigning roles to users

Assign user roles to give groups of permissions to users and user groups.

About this task

A user role is a common group of permissions. Assigning specific user roles to users and user groups allows you to give specific combinations of permissions to different users.


  1. Select the Systems & Settings tab, then select Settings > User Roles & Permissions.
  2. Choose the Role Assignment view.
  3. In the Users & Groups column, select the user accounts for which you want to assign a user role.
  4. In the Roles column, select the roles that you want to assign and click Apply.

    Click Revert to revert to the last set of assigned roles from when you last clicked Apply