Manage Users, Groups and Permissions 

Introduction

Goal

Manage users, groups and permissions in Hippo CMS.

Tasks

Add Group

  1. Select Admin.
  2. Select Groups.
  3. Select Create a new group.
  4. Fill out the form and click on Create.

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Add User

  1. Select Admin.
  2. Select Users.
  3. Select Create user.
  4. Fill out the form and click on Create.

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Assign a User to a Group

  1. Select Admin.
  2. Select Users.
  3. Select a user ( johndoe in the screenshot below).
  4. In the dropdown Make this user member of the group, select a group ( author in the screenshot below) and click on Add membership.

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Alternatively,

  1. Select Admin.
  2. Select Groups.
  3. Select a group.
  4. Select Set the members of the group.
  5. In the list of users click on Add next to a user to add that user to the group.

Set Group Permissions

  1. Select Admin.
  2. Select Permissions.
  3. Select a security domain ( defaultread in the screenshots below).
  4. In the two dropdowns in Grant the group ... the role ... in this security domain select a group and a role and click on Add.

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