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Set Up Single Permissions

A user commonly belongs to one or more work groups that give that user group permissions to work in areas of Enterprise Architect. You can also assign additional, specific user permissions to that user ID.

Access:   Project | Security | Manage Users: Single Permissions button

Use to:

  • Define the specific permissions an individual user has to perform work in Enterprise Architect

How to:

To set up single permissions for a user follow the steps below:



See also


On the Security Users dialog, click on the Single Permissions button

The User Permissions dialog displays



Select the checkbox against each specific permission to assign to this user

Click on the:

  • Select All button to select all permissions for the user, or
  • Deselect All button to clear all selected permissions



Click on the OK button to assign the selected permissions to the user



  • You must have Security - Manage Users permission to assign permissions to users; the initial Admin administrator automatically has this permission
  • A user's total permissions are those granted by Group Membership plus those granted by specific permission assignment
  • You can transport the user permissions between models as Reference Data, using the Project | Model Import/Export | Export Reference Data and Import Reference Data options

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