HowTo: Adding a Permission to a Role using GAM

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In order to add a Permission to GAM Roles, edit the role using the GAM Backend (go through Roles option and edit the Permissions of the selected Role).

First, you need to enter to Roles section in the Backend, there you can see all the roles created. Click on the "Edit" button of a Role (in this case "Administrator") to configure the Permissions associated to that Role, as it is shown in the following picture:

Adding permissions to a role-GAM-V18

Once you are in edition mode of a Role, you have to click on the "More Options" button and select "Permissions" from the display Menu:

Adding permissions to a role edit role-GAM-V18

Then you have to select the application where the Permission has been defined (remember that permissions exist within the scope of Applications and Roles. See GAM Repository structure for details).

Adding permissions to a role-select application-GAM-V18

Click on the "Add" button to agreggate a new Permission to the "Administrator" Role.

Adding permissions to a role - add selected permission- GAM-V18

Select the Permission desired, and press "Add selected" button.

Afterwards, you need to set the Permission Access Type on this Role (Allow, Deny, Restricted).

Adding permissions to a role-permissions options-GAM-V18

Add a Role to a user

Just go through "users" option at GAM Backend and edit Roles information for the corresponding user.

Select a role for a user-GAM-V18.

See Also

Update GAM Role Permissions