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Before you begin:Familiarize yourself with the concepts in the Assigning Permissions to NI InsightCM Web Application Users help topic. As that topic explains, the steps below are valid regardless of whether you use Windows Active Directory to authenticate users. However, if you do use Active Directory, you might need to perform additional steps before and after completing the steps below.
Complete the following steps to assign permissions to a role:
|Tip You can <Ctrl>- or <Shift>-click permissions to select multiple permissions at the same time.|
Unless you disable built-in roles, users can log into the NI InsightCM web application by entering the name of a role and no password.
If NI InsightCM Server authenticates users via Windows Active Directory, proceed to Mapping Users to Roles via Active Directory Groups.