User Accounts in Privilege Management Console

Each user in PMC must exist in your authentication provider. Each user is assigned a role which determines what actions they are allowed to perform in the PMC portal and Privilege Management MMC snap-in.

Click the Users icon on the Dashboard to manage user accounts.

Create a User Account in Privilege Management Console

The user needs to exist in your authorization provider before you add that user in to PMC.

  1. Navigate to the Users tile or select AdministrationUsers from the top menu.
  2. Right-click anywhere on the grid and click Create User or select ActionsCreate User from the top menu.
  3. Enter the Account Name. For Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS) this must take the form:
<username>@<AD  FS Domain>.com
  1. For Azure AD this must take the form:
<username>@<tenantname>.onmicrosoft.com
  1. Enter the user's email address and select a Role.
  2. Click Submit to create your user.

For information on how user roles are detailed, please see User Roles in Privilege Management Console.

View Details of a User Account in Privilege Management Console

  1. Navigate to and click the Users tile.
  2. Right-click on the user you want to view the details for and click Details. This section shows you the details for the user. You can add annotations if required. You can also edit the details of the user here.

For more information, please see Edit Properties of a User Account in Privilege Management Console.

Edit Properties of a User Account in Privilege Management Console

  1. Navigate to and click the Users tile.
  2. Right-click on the user you want to view the details for and click Details. This section allows you to edit the details for the user. You can edit details such as the account name, email address, the time and date format, as well as the time zone.
  3. Click Submit to save your changes.

After changing either the date/time format or the time zone, be sure to log out and back in again for the changes to take effect.

Assign Roles to a User Account in Privilege Management Console

  1. Navigate to and click the Users tile.
  2. Right-click on the user you want to assign a new role to and click Assign Role. This section allows you to change the role that is assigned to the user.
  3. Click Submit to save your changes.

For more information on user roles, please see User Accounts in Privilege Management Console

Disable a User Account in Privilege Management Console

  1. Navigate to and click the Users tile.
  2. Right-click the user you want to disable from details and click Disable.
  3. You are prompted to confirm if you want to disable the user. Click Disable Anyway to disable the user; otherwise, click Cancel. You can enable the user again later, if required. The row flashes green to indicate that PMC has processed your request and the user is removed from the grid if you are using the default view.

Users that are disabled are not shown by default. To view users that are disabled, click the hamburger icon on the top right of the grid and click Disabled to show the Disabled column. You can now change the filter for the Disabled column to show those users who have been disabled.

For more information, please see Enable a User Account in Privilege Management Console.

Enable a User Account in Privilege Management Console

Disabled users are not shown by default. To view users that are disabled, click the hamburger icon on the top right of the grid and click Disabled to show the Disabled column. You can now change the filter for the Disabled column to show those users who are disabled.

  1. Navigate to and click the Users tile.
  2. Right-click on the user you want to enable and click Enable.
  3. The row briefly flashes green to indicate that PMC has processed your request and the user is now enabled.