Users

This page is for user management.

You can access Users management in two ways : either by clicking Users icon on FusionDirectory main page

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or by clicking Users entry in Users and Groups Menu on the left

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You will be directed on users management page

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Note

All management pages you will see in FusionDirectory look like this. This one allows to manage users.

Click on one user entry in order to access this user’s information overview

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FusionDirectory is based on tabs. You will find the same tab-system in plugins, configuration etc.

Activated tabs are always in black and non-activated tab are gray.

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Actions

The following actions are available:

Create User: Create a new user

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Create From template: Create a new user from a template

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Create Template: Create a user template

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Edit: Edit an existing user

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Remove: Delete an existing user

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Lock users: Lock existing users

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Unlock users: Unlock existing users

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Apply template: Apply a template to an existing user

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Export list

  • PDF: Export the current object list as a PDF document
  • CSV: Export the current object list as a CSV file
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Copy: Copy users

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Cut: Cut users to move them

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Paste: Paste copied or cut users to the current base

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Restore snapshots: Restore snapshots of users

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Filter

On the right, you have a very practical Filter menu. The filter box let you filter what you are listing.

You can select which object types you want to list or hide, if you want to show templates or hide them.

You can also filter objects depending on which tabs are activated on them.

You can also you the text box to do a text search.

Picture of filters overview in FusionDirectory

Click on the filter you are interested in in order to show all the users that apply to that filter.

For example, if you select “Show Templates” filter, you will see the list of user’s template

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Checking the “Search in subtrees” checkbox allows to search in the whole subtree under the current base.

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List

In the list you see objects matching current filter options under the currently selected base.

In this example, we selected the three following filters : SHow functional users, SHow Mail users and Show Samba users

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You can click on column headers to sort the list

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and you can quickly access actions on an object using the icons in the last column

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You may also check several objects in the first column and apply an action to all of them using the actions menu.

Under the list is a summary of how many objects of each type are shown (in this example there is 1 Department and 3 Users

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Note

In FusionDirectory you can show each icon description by simply putting the cursor on the concerned icon

For example, the “floppy disk” icon means “Create a new snapshot from this object”

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