Users TabUsers Tab
The Users tab in the Admin Security view allows you to set up user accounts. Each NetWitness Platform user must have a user account. In the Users tab, you can create, edit, delete, enable, disable, and unlock a user account.
What do you want to do?What do you want to do?
|Role||I want to ...||Show me how|
|Admin||Set up a new user|
|Admin||Manage user accounts|
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To access this view, go to (Admin) > Security. The Security view displayed with Users tab open.
The Users tab includes the following panels.
The following table describes the Users toolbar.
|Opens the Add User dialog.|
|Deletes the selected user.|
|Opens the Edit User dialog for the selected user.|
|Enables a disabled user account with all user preferences intact.|
|Blocks user access without deleting user preferences so that upon re-enabling users, user preferences are intact.|
|Reset Password||Opens the Reset Password dialog, which enables you to change the password of the selected user. This dialog lists the password format requirements necessary to change the password and allows you to force the user to change their password on the next login.|
|Unlock||Unlocks a user account that has been locked due to too many failed login attempts.|
The following table describes the columns in the Users list.
|If this icon appears in a user row, it indicates that the user password has expired.|
|Username||Username to log on to NetWitness Platform.|
|Name||Name of the user to whom the account belongs.|
|Email Address||Email address of the user.|
|Roles||Role assigned to the user.|
|Authentication Type||Authentication method, which could be external by Active Directory or PAM or internal by NetWitness Platform.|
|Description||Description of the user account.|