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Home > Success Center > Enterprise Operations Console (EOC) > EOC 1.6.3 Administrator Guide > Set up user accounts and roles > Define and assign roles

Define and assign roles

Created by Anthony.Rinaldi_ret, last modified by Anthony.Rinaldi_ret on Jan 16, 2017

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Roles limit the SolarWinds EOC web console actions users are allowed to perform by restricting the SolarWinds EOC views they can access. Administrators can assign each user only one role.

SolarWinds EOC contains two pre-defined roles:

Administrator

Users in this role have permission to access all the default views.

Guest

Users in this role may access the Applications, Configs, Home, NetFlow, Thwack, Top 10, VoIP, and Wireless views.

Define a new role

  1. Log in to the SolarWinds EOC Web Console as an administrator.
  2. Click Settings.
  3. Click Add Roles.
  4. Enter a name for this role in the Role Name field.
  5. Enter a description for this role in the Role Description field.
  6. Specify what menu bars to display for this role by selecting a default or custom menu bar from their respective lists.
  7. Specify the order in which the Home, Network, and Applications & Server tabs will display for this role by selecting the tab name in the Arrange the tabs in this order box and clicking the arrows to the right.
  8. Select the default homepage for this role in the Set Default Homepage View menu.
  9. If you want to allow users in this role to personalize their views, select Yes next to Allow Users to Personalize Pages.
  10. Select the views you want the users in this role to see by selecting the boxes in the Set Permissions for Page Views section.
  11. Click Add Role.

Assign a role to a user

  1. Log in to the SolarWinds EOC Web Console as an administrator.
  2. Click Settings.
  3. Click Manage Users.
  4. Select the user, and then click Edit User.
  5. Select an appropriate role from the Role list.
  6. Click Update User.
Last modified
11:12, 16 Jan 2017

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