Accessing Users

Follow the instructions below to access Users via the CDP Interface.

Click on "Users" in the Main Menu.

Advanced Edition Enterprise Edition
You can access the "Users" window by manually appending the /User/ folder to the CDP Server address in the browser address bar. Example: Note that the address is case sensitive.

The "Users" window is divided into the following areas:

You can also access the "Users" list associated with the selected Agent, using the Users Tab of the Agent "Details" Pane. See more information in Accessing Agents.

Users Menu | The "Users" List | Details Pane

Users Menu

The following "Users" menu buttons are available:

The "Users" List

The "Users" list provides information about Users in the grid.

You have the ability to organize information, such as filtering out the items you do not need to see. You can also sort items, limit the number of items displayed per page, and specify which columns you want to display. See Customizing the Users List.


Column Name Icon Description
Username Displays User login name
User Type Shows the user type: Super-User, Sub-User or Power-User
E-mail Address Shows User's email
Groups Shows a number of Groups the Power-User is assigned to
Sub-Users Displays a number of User's Sub-Users
Administrators Shows a number of User's administrators
Volumes Shows a number of assigned Volumes
Agents Shows a Number of assigned CDP Agents
Actions This column contains icons which provide access to actions over the corresponding User.
Two options are available:
-Delete - Permanently removes the user. See Deleting Users.
-Edit - Allows you to access the User properties window in order to change the properties. See Editing User Properties.

See the description of the columns in the Details Pane below.

Pages Navigation

The Pages Navigation pane allows you to divide the Users into pages by specifying the desired number of items per page. The Pages Navigation pane provides buttons to navigate from one page to another.

Details Pane

This pane provides detailed information about the User selected in the list. There can be six (6) tabs:

You can collapse/expand the details of a block by clicking on the header of the corresponding block.
For Normal User you see all blocks. For Super-User you see only the "Identification" block. It makes no sense to show the Super-User's rights, because the Super User has all rights. See Users and Groups.

Details Tab


Groups Tab

Shows the list of groups assigned to the User. See Users and Groups.

Sub-Users Tab

Shows the list of Sub-Users assigned to the selected User.

The Normal User can edit properties and the rights of their Sub-Users. See Users and Groups.

Volumes Tab

Shows the list of Volumes assigned to the User. See Volumes.

Clicking on the "Detail" icon opens the details window for the selected object.

Agents Tab

Shows the list of Agents assigned to the selected User. See CDP Agents.

User's permissions are displayed for every Agent. Each permission is presented as an icon. All possible permissions are listed in the following table.

Icon Description
Can edit the agent's settings
Can manipulate disk safes for agent
Can manipulate policies for agent
Can restore files from agent's recovery points
Can browse agent's recovery points (read-only)
Can edit agent's users
Can view agent's tasks in task history console