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Configure User-Specific Settings

With user subconfigurations, you can to apply settings to individual users.

To configure user-specific settings

  1. Start the server console, and then click Configuration.
  2. Under Subconfiguration, click User Configuration.
  3. Click Add.
  4. Specify whether the user is defined on the local computer or as part of a domain:

    To specify a

    Do this

    Local user (configured on the server computer)

    Select Local (the default).

    Domain user (configured in Windows Active Directory)

    Select Domain, and then specify the domain name.

  5. In the User box, type the user name.
  6. (Optional) To see which group subconfigurations apply to the specified user, click Display Groups. For information about the groups you see displayed, see User Configuration Dialog Box.
  7. Click any of the available panes, and then modify the settings you want to apply to this user.

    Note: When you change a setting in a subconfiguration panel, a blue asterisk appears next to that setting (non-inherited setting icon (asterisk)). This indicates that the setting is no longer inherited from the global configuration. If you change the value of a non-inherited setting to match the inherited value, it does not return the setting to the inherited state. Use Reload inherited settings to return pane settings to their inherited state.

  8. Click OK.
  9. Save your settings (File > Save Settings).

Related Topics

Subconfiguration Overview

Revert settings to inherited values