Add Category Permissions

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This section shows permissions for this category. The screen shows as follows.


To change the permissions for this category, do the following.

  • Select the Group by clicking its title located on the left.
  • Find the desired Action. Possible Actions are:
    • Create: Users can create this category.
    • Delete: Users can delete this category.
    • Edit: Users can edit this category.
    • Edit State: User can change the published state and related information for this category.
    • Edit Own: Users can edit own category created.
  • Select the desired permission for the action you wish to change. Possible settings are:
    • Inherited: Inherited for users in this Group from the Global Configuration, Article Manager Options, or Category permissions.
    • Allowed: Allowed for users in this Group. Note that, if this action is Denied at one of the higher levels, the Allowed permission here will not take effect. A Denied setting cannot be overridden.
    • Denied: Denied for users in this Group.
  • Click Save in Toolbar at top. When the screen refreshes, the Calculated Setting column will show the effective permission for this Group and Action.