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Video: How do I manage users on StruxureWare Data Center Expert?

Issue:
Configuring Users on StruxureWare Data Center Expert

Product Line:
StruxureWare Data Center Expert (DCE)

Environment:
DCE version 6.X to 7.x

Cause:
Adding/Editing users in DCE and setting the associated access rights

Resolution:



Creating a User:
1) Open the DCE client, go to: System > Users and Device Group Access
- This screen shows you the local and remote users that have currently been added into DCE.
- By default, there is only the apc local user.
2) Select Add User.
3) Fill in the necessary user information.
4) If you would like the user to be part of a group, select the group within the User Group Membership tab.
5) Select OK when finished.

Creating a User Group
1) Open the DCE client, go to: System > Users and Device Group Access.
2) Select Add User Group.
3) Fill in the group name and select a user group role, if required.
4) Within the User Group Members tab, you can select the users that you would like to be part of this group.
5) Select OK when finished.

Editing a User or User Group
1) Open the DCE client, go to: System > Users and Device Group Access.
2) Select a user or user group from the list and select Edit.
3) Change the necessary information.  Select OK.
- You can change what groups the user is part of by selecting the groups within the User Group Membership or User Group Members tab.
4) Select OK when finished.

Editing User or User Group Access
1) Open the DCE client, go to: System > Users and Device Group Access.
2) Select Device Group Access.
3) Select the user or user group in the left-hand pane.
4) Select the device group and then select Modify Device Group Access.
- Set the monitoring and surveillance access.
5) Select OK when finished.

To configure Active Directory user authentication, see knowledge base FA299413.
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