This topic introduces the Add User and Edit User dialogs accessible from the Admin > Security view > Users tab.
All users must either have a local user account with username and password or an external user account that is mapped to NetWitness Platform.
What do you want to do?
To display the Add User or Edit User dialog:
- In NetWitness Platform, go to ADMIN > Security.
The Security view is displayed with the Users tab open.
- Do one of the following:
The Add User and Edit User dialogs are the same except that the Add User dialog contains additional Password and Confirm Password fields. You can add a password for a new user in the Add User dialog. Users can change their own passwords in the user preferences. You can reset a password for a user directly from the Users tab.
Add User Dialog
This is the Add User dialog for an internal user.
Edit User Dialog
This is the Edit User dialog for an internal user.
The Add User and Edit User dialogs show:
- Authentication type
- User information
- Roles to which the user belongs
The following table provides descriptions of the user information.
The following table provides descriptions of the Roles tab options. The Roles tab shows the roles that are assigned to the user.