Understanding Role Based Access

Access to view and manage the site content and settings is controlled using role based access. Associating a user account with one or more security roles (also called roles) allows Administrators to control which users can access which pages and modules.

The Security RolesRoles control which users can view and manage site pages and content. Roles can be created using the Admin > Security Roles page or by creating Social Groups. module has three (3) following default security roles: Administrators, Registered Users and Subscribers.

The following terms are used throughout DNN and in this manual. They refer to groups of users as well as their authentication status.

Restricting access and manage site files, pages and modules:

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