Managing Users and Groups

Description

The Security Framework uses Groups to control what a User can and cannot access in an application.

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Adding Users

Users must be registered in the users table in order to log into your web application. Learn how to add them using the Web Security tools.

Adding Users and Groups

Users and Groups can be added to the web security table through the Web Security dialog.

Select Groups Dialog

The Security Groups dialog allows you to select groups assigned to objects and pages.

Storing Additional User Information

When you use the Security Framework in an Alpha Anywhere application, the table that contains the list of user names and passwords is a system table which cannot be modified to add fields to store additional information about each user. Instead, an Extended User Information Table must be used.