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Permissions guide


The following table lists, which permission set is valid/applicable per registered Software item and/or Virtual Appliance:

Permission set Comments
Edit Information & Publications-
Manage Software Releasesapplicable only for Software Items
Access Private Dataapplicable only for Virtual Appliances
Manage Virtual Appliance Versionsapplicable only for Virtual Appliances
Full Control-


Edit Information & Publications

Allows user to edit every metadata available at the Information & Publications Tabs, except of modifying the contact lists. In order to modify the contact list, one needs Full Control.


Manage Software Releases

(applicable only to Software Items)

Allows user to manage (create/update/upload files/publish/delete) releases of a registered Software Item. In more simple words, allows user to use the AppDB as Software Repository.


Access Private Data

(applicable only to Virtual Appliances)

Allows user to have read access to the data that are set as private by the AppDB system. You may find more information about Privacy here.


Manage Virtual Appliances Versions

(applicable only to Virtual Appliances)

Allows user to manage (create/update/publish/delete) Virtual Appliance Versions and the associated Image lists.


Full Control

Allows user to do almost everything upon the Software Item or Virtual Appliance entry. In addition to the aforementioned permissions set, the 'full control' user is able to add/remove other users and grants/revokes them with the corresponding permissions.

Note - Limitation: Although a user with full control can do almost everything upon an entry, he/she can not edit Owner's, AppDB Admins, Managers and NGI representatives permissions.


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