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Wednesday, March 4, 2015

To Create a Super Administrator, Administrator and Administrator with View-Only privileges in 12c Grid Control

Find the below steps to create a Super Administrator, Administrator and Administrator with View-Only privileges

To create a new super administrator:

    1. On the Grid Control Home page, click Setup (in the upper-right corner of the page).
    2. Click Security -> Administrators.
    3. Click Create.
    4. Enter a Name and Password and then click Next.
        From the 10.2.0.5 version onwards, you can additionally choose:
        -  Password Profile (which is already pre-created in the Repository database)
        -  whether the password is set to expire immediately (this will allow the super-administrator
            to choose a new password at the time of first login).
        -  whether the administrator can modify its own password later or not.
    5. Choose the 'Super Administrator' option and click on Next.
    6. Click Finish.


To create a new administrator:

    1. On the Grid Control Home page, click Setup (in the upper-right corner of the page).
    2. Click Security -> Administrators.
    3. Click Create.
    4. Enter a Name and Password, and then click Next.
    5. If desired, select a Role and click Move. Then click Next.
    6. Select any System Privileges, and then click Next.
    7. Select the Targets that you want this administrator to have access to & then click Next.
            Note: Selecting a group automatically includes all targets in that group.
    8. Select any Target Privileges that you want the administrator to have from the previous page and then click Next.
    9. Click Finish to create the Enterprise Manager User.


To create a new administrator with View-Only privileges:

    1. Logon to Grid Control as a super admin user (SYSMAN or equivalent)
    2. Click on the links: Setup -> Security -> Administrators -> Click on Create
    3. Remove the 'PUBLIC ROLE' that is listed by default
    4. Under Create Administrator: System Privileges, grant system privilege "VIEW ANY TARGET" if you want the user to be able to view all the targets.
    5. If you want the user to view only specific targets, then do not grant any system privilege to it. Under Create Administrator: Targets, choose all the targets this new admin should be able to view. From 10.2.0.5 version onwards, this option will be available in the 'Target Privileges' page itself.
    6. Under Create Administrator: Target Privileges , BATCH ASSIGN Choose 'View'
    7. Click Apply.


Reference - How To Create Administrator Accounts (Super Admin, Admin, View Only, etc) In Grid Control [ID 377310.1]