Users management (IPmanager)

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The following login levels are available in IPmanager:

  • Administrator is the highest individual server level login which allows to quickly and easily set up and manage all system items, such as add user accounts, assign IP-addresses to his users, and view various statistic information (Action log and Active sessions). Administrators are given access to all of the features and functions of the user level.
  • User is the second tier user account with the access rights predetermined by Administrator. He can manage IP-addresses assigned by his administrator and view usage reports, such as IP-address usage, IP-address allocation, etc.

The "User management" module can be used to manage user accounts who have access to the IPmanager control panel. You can create new users, edit and delete existing ones, and add pools of IP-addresses available for your users.

Module «Users»


Image:T-bullet.gif View a list of users
Image:T-new.png Create new user
Image:T-edit.png Edit user parameters
Image:T-delete.png Delete user
Image:T-editlist.png IP-address pool
Image:T-go.png Switch to User panel

View a list of users

  • User name - login that an IPmanager user uses to access the control panel.
  • Owner - administrator account who is the owner of a user account.
  • Login level - level of access that defines the actions a user can perform in the control panel:
    • Administrator - this user account has full access to all the features and functions of the user level.
    • User - has the access privileges predetermined by his administrator, for example, he can manage blocks of IP-addresses assigned to him.

Create new user

To create a new user, click the "New" icon and fill out the form fields:

Module «Users»
  • Login - enter a username that will be used to access the control panel and IPmanager functions via VDSmanager or DNSmanager. It may consist of the Latin alphabet letters, digits, and ".", "-" and "_".
  • Access level - select a level of access to the control panel functions. The following access levels are available:
    • Administrator - has full access to all of the features and functions of the user level.
    • User - has the access rights predetermined by his administrator, for example, he can manage blocks of IP-addresses assigned to him.
  • Password - enter a password to access the control panel, and the IPmanager functions via VDSmanager or DNSmanager. It should be a combination of characters that is difficult to guess.
  • Confirm password - retype the password to ensure it has been entered correctly.

Edit user parameters

To edit a user, locate the user account you wish to edit, click the "Edit" icon and modify the settings you want to change:

Module «Users»
  • Login - enter a username that will be used to access the control panel and IPmanager functions via VDSmanager or DNSmanager. It may consist of the Latin alphabet letters, digits, and ".", "-" and "_".
  • Password - enter a password to access the control panel, and the IPmanager functions via VDSmanager or DNSmanager. It should be a combination of characters that is difficult to guess.
  • Confirm password - re-type the password to ensure it has been entered correctly.

Delete user

To delete a user, select him from the list and click the "Delete" icon. Confirm that you want to delete the selected user by clicking OK in the following form.

Switch to User panel

Sometimes You may need to access the control panel as any of your users, for example if he has any troubles in using the control panel. To do that, select him from the list and click the "Enter" icon.

Once logged in, You can see and manage the control panel as the selected user.

To return to your level, use the link next to the welcome line.

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