Role Manager

Role Manager

Role Manager

  • Used to create and manage Sitecore Client Roles and Content Roles that you want to use to control access to the system
  • The name and the domain of existing roles cannot be modified
  • Located in the Security Tools section of the Sitecore Start Menu
  • Right pane displays where the selected role got the effective access rights to the selected item

Role Manager Functionality

  • Create new roles
  • Add users to roles
  • Add roles to other roles
  • Remove users and roles from roles
  • Delete roles

Predefined Sitecore Roles

  • everyone - includes every security account in Sitecore
  • sitecore\author - provides basic authoring access to appropriate Sitecore tools and content items
  • sitecore\designer — provides read and write access to appropriate Sitecore tools and content items required for changing layout details
  • sitecore\developer — provides access to developer specific content and functionality in addition to the access specified for the other roles

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