Virtual Roles

Virtual Roles

Virtual Roles

  • Automatically assigned to user accounts by the system, such as the Everyone role, to ensure they can access the system
  • Makes it easier to assign access rights to a set of users

Default Virtual Roles

  • Sitecore\Everyone assigns access rights to all Sitecore client users
  • Extranet\Everyone assigns access rights to all site visitors
  • Default\Everyone assigns access rights to visitors to sites that are not associated with a security domain
  • Everyone assigns access rights to all users in all domains
  • Creator-Owner assigns access rights to the user who created an item or the current owner

Everyone Role

  • A virtual role that includes all users as members
  • Sitecore includes a global everyone role as well as a domain specific everyone role for all defined domains

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