Accessing Groups

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

Note
Only Super Users have a right to access Groups in the system.

Click on "Groups" in the Main Menu.

Note
You can access the "Groups" window by manually appending the /Group/ folder to the CDP Server address in the browser address bar. Example: http://10.61.200.31/Group/. Note that the address is case sensitive.

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

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


Groups Menu | "Groups" List | Details Pane

Groups Menu

The following "Groups" menu buttons are available:


"Groups" List

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

Note
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 Groups List.

Columns

Pages Navigation

The Pages Navigation pane allows you to divide the Groups 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 Group selected in the list. The following information is available:

Details

Users

Shows the list of Users assigned to the Group. See Users and Groups.

Volumes

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

Agents

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

Group'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
Note
Using the "Detail" icon in the "Details" pane you can see the corresponding object detailed information in view mode.