With Advanced User Management, it is possible to create more specific user roles and manage a user's permissions in a more detailed way.
By default, the following User Roles will be available to use right away.
- Author and Analytics
- Layout Designer
- Layout Designer and Analytics
- Restricted Layout Designer
Each role has its own combination of permissions, all of which can be customized to suit your needs (with the exception of the Administrator role).
To see how this works, select Team and User Roles:
You can get a quick impression of which permissions are assigned to each user by taking a look at the overview table:
You can change how the roles are listed in the overview by clicking each category in the overview table:
Permissions are sorted into six categories:
Using the key below, you can see whether a user has full, partial or no permissions for each category:
Click a user role to edit their permissions. You can also create a new role by clicking the Add User Role button:
To edit the user role permissions, you can check or uncheck the boxes next to each action:
You can enable and disable entire categories by clicking the checkbox next to the category name:
Click See more to reveal a short description about what each action entails, and See Less to close the description:
To rename your user role, type a new title over the current title at the top of the page:
Save your changes using the Save button:
If you wish to delete the user role, you can do so with the the Delete button:
If there are users already assigned to this user role, you can choose to re-assign those users to a different role before the current role is deleted:
You can also quickly see how many users are currently assigned to that particular role at the top of the page:
Clicking this will take you to the Users tab with all of the users assigned to this role filtered: