User Manager

User Manager

User Manager

  • Used to create and manage user accounts for users who have access to the system
  • Located in the Security Tools section of the Sitecore Start Menu

User Manager Functionality

  • Create new user accounts
  • Edit existing user accounts
  • Delete user accounts
  • Reset passwords on user accounts
  • Disable and reenable user accounts during vacations, etc.
  • Access the other Sitecore security tools

Predefined Sitecore Users

  • built-in\anonymous - a virtual user which is assigned to any unauthenticated visitor that does not belong to an explicitly assigned domain
  • built-in\owner - a virtual role that refers to the user specified in an item’s creator / owner field
  • extranet\anonymous - the user account assigned to any unauthenticated visitor viewing the default Web site
  • sitecore\anonymous - the user account assigned to a visitor accessing the Sitecore login page
  • sitecore\Admin - a user with unrestricted access to all features and content

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