Create New Users

You can create users in OpManager and provide required privileges to them. The option to create users is available only for the admin login account or those accounts which have 'Full Control' privilege.

Steps to add a user:

  1. From Admin tab, click User Manager.
  2. Click Add Local User option in the User Configuration screen.
  3. Select any of the following user type

Adding a Local user

  1. Login Details:
    User Name - a user account name
    Password - a password for the above user
    Re-type Password- retype the password for confirmation
  2. Contact Details:
    Email ID - email ID of the above user
    Phone number: the user's phone number
    Mobile number: the user's mobile number
    Twitter ID: Specify the Twitter user ID to enable tweeting of alerts.
  3. Access Details:
    User Permission- Select the permission as Full Control to provide complete admin privilege to the user, or select Read-only Access to restrict the scope of the user to only read operations. A user with this permission can only view the details.
    Has access to - You can provide this user an access to either All Devices, or only specific Business Views,and/or WAN
  4. Click Add User to add the user according to the scope specified here.

Logout and try logging in as the new user and check the privileges.

AD user

  1. Login Details:
    User Name - Name of the AD user to be added.
    Select AD Domain -  Select the desired AD domain from the list of available domains.
  2. Contact Details:
    Email ID - email ID of the above user
    Phone number: the user's phone number
    Mobile number: the user's mobile number
    Twitter ID: Specify the Twitter user ID to enable tweeting of alerts.
  3. Access Details:
    User Permission- Select the permission as Full Control to provide complete admin privilege to the user, or select Read-only Access to restrict the scope of the user to only read operations. A user with this permission can only view the details.
    Has access to - You can provide this user an access to either All Devices, or only specific Business Views, and/or WAN.
  4. Click Add User to add the user according to the scope specified here.

Logout and try logging in as the new user and check the privileges.

AD group

  1. User Group Details:
    Select AD Domain: Click on the drop down menu and select the desired AD domain from the list of available domains.
    Add Domain: Add a new domain that’s not present in drop down menu.
    Domain Controller: Update/provide the name of the AD domain controller. The domain controller name gets loaded automatically, once you select an existing AD domain.
    Enabling auto login: You can allow "All Users" (or) "Users from Selected Groups" under the chosen AD domain to access OpManager using their AD credentials. If you have chosen Selected Groups, provide the list of group names that require full or read-only access control. In case if the same user exist in both groups with read only and full control user permissions. The user with read only permission gets the preference over the other.
  2. Access Details:
    User Permissions: Select "Full Control" to provide complete read/write control to the user to monitor resources using OpManager. Select "Read Only Access" if the user is allowed only to view the resources.
  3. Click Save.
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