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1 +{{info}}Find out more about setting rights in XWiki Enterprise [[on this page on XWiki.org.>>http://platform.xwiki.org/xwiki/bin/view/AdminGuide/Configuration#HAnoverviewofrights]]{{/info}}
1 1  
2 -1 Setting user rights
3 -
4 -#info("Find out more about setting rights in XWiki Enterprise [on this page on XWiki.org.>http://platform.xwiki.org/xwiki/bin/view/AdminGuide/Configuration#HAnoverviewofrights]")
5 -
6 6  XWiki Enterprise lets you set user rights at the wiki, space and page level. This means that you can control exactly which users are allowed to perform which actions (edit, view or comment on a page):
7 7  
8 8  * Click on the "Administration" link at the top right of your page
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10 10  
11 11  Here are a couple usual wiki rights configurations. Check the same checkboxes in your wiki as in the images below to have your wiki follow that given configuration.
12 12  
13 -* *Registration: who should be allowed to create new user accounts?*
10 +* **Registration: who should be allowed to create new user accounts?**
14 14  ** Open: admins, registered users and unregistered users can create a new account
15 15  ** Closed: admins and registered users only can create a new account
16 16  ** Locked: admins only can create a new account
17 -* *View & edition: who should be allowed to view, comment and edit wiki pages?*
14 +* **View & edition: who should be allowed to view, comment and edit wiki pages?**
18 18  ** Editable: admins, registered users and unregistered users can view, comment and edit pages
19 19  ** Viewable: admins and registered users can view, comment and edit content, unregistered users can only view and comment pages
20 20  ** Hidden: admins and registered users can view and edit content, unregistered users cannot view pages
21 21  ** Protected: admins only can view and edit content, registered and unregistered users cannot view pages
22 -* *Protection strength: can global rights be overridden at the page / space level?*
19 +* **Protection strength: can global rights be overridden at the page / space level?**
23 23  ** Light: global rights for unregistered users can be overridden at the page / space level
24 24  ** Strong: global rights for unregistered users cannot be overridden at the page / space level
25 25  
26 26  For all the configurations listed below, leave the Users rights screen blank:
27 27  
28 -{image:Users.png}
25 +[[[[image:Users.png||style="border:1px solid black; padding:1px; display:block;"]]>>attach:Users.png]]
29 29  
30 -1.1 Editable / Open Wiki
27 += Editable / Open Wiki =
31 31  
32 -{image:EditableOpen.png}
29 +[[[[image:EditableOpen.png||style="border:1px solid black; padding:1px; display:block;"]]>>attach:EditableOpen.png]]
33 33  
34 -1.1 Editable / Closed Wiki
31 += Editable / Closed Wiki =
35 35  
36 -{image:EditableClosed.png}
33 +[[[[image:EditableClosed.png||style="border:1px solid black; padding:1px; display:block;"]]>>attach:EditableClosed.png]]
37 37  
38 -1.1 Editable / Locked Wiki
35 += Editable / Locked Wiki =
39 39  
40 -{image:EditableLocked.png}
37 +[[[[image:EditableLocked.png||style="border:1px solid black; padding:1px; display:block;"]]>>attach:EditableLocked.png]]
41 41  
42 -1.1 Viewable / Open Wiki
39 += Viewable / Open Wiki =
43 43  
44 -{image:ViewableOpen.png}
41 +[[[[image:ViewableOpen.png||style="border:1px solid black; padding:1px; display:block;"]]>>attach:ViewableOpen.png]]
45 45  
46 -1.1 Viewable / Closed Wiki
43 += Viewable / Closed Wiki =
47 47  
48 -{image:ViewableClosed.png}
45 +[[[[image:ViewableClosed.png||style="border:1px solid black; padding:1px; display:block;"]]>>attach:ViewableClosed.png]]
49 49  
50 -1.1 Viewable / Locked Wiki
47 += Viewable / Locked Wiki =
51 51  
52 -{image:ViewableLocked.png}
49 +[[[[image:ViewableLocked.png||style="border:1px solid black; padding:1px; display:block;"]]>>attach:ViewableLocked.png]]
53 53  
54 -1.1 Hidden / Closed Wiki (Light)
51 += Hidden / Closed Wiki (Light) =
55 55  
56 -{image:HiddenClosedLight.png}
53 +[[[[image:HiddenClosedLight.png||style="border:1px solid black; padding:1px; display:block;"]]>>attach:HiddenClosedLight.png]]
57 57  
58 -1.1 Hidden / Closed Wiki (Strong)
55 += Hidden / Closed Wiki (Strong) =
59 59  
60 -{image:HiddenClosedStrong.png}
57 +[[[[image:HiddenClosedStrong.png||style="border:1px solid black; padding:1px; display:block;"]]>>attach:HiddenClosedStrong.png]]
61 61  
62 -1.1 Hidden / Locked Wiki (Light)
59 += Hidden / Locked Wiki (Light) =
63 63  
64 -{image:HiddenLockedLight.png}
61 +[[[[image:HiddenLockedLight.png||style="border:1px solid black; padding:1px; display:block;"]]>>attach:HiddenLockedLight.png]]
65 65  
66 -1.1 Hidden / Locked Wiki (Strong)
63 += Hidden / Locked Wiki (Strong) =
67 67  
68 -{image:HiddenLockedStrong.png}
65 +[[[[image:HiddenLockedStrong.png||style="border:1px solid black; padding:1px; display:block;"]]>>attach:HiddenLockedStrong.png]]
69 69  
70 -1.1 Protected / Locked Wiki
67 += Protected / Locked Wiki =
71 71  
72 -{image:ProtectedLocked.png}
69 +[[[[image:ProtectedLocked.png||style="border:1px solid black; padding:1px; display:block;"]]>>attach:ProtectedLocked.png]]
73 73  
74 -* Next: [Editing a page>GettingStarted.EditingAPage]
71 +* Next: [[Editing a page>>GettingStarted.EditingAPage]]

Setting user rights

Find out more about setting rights in XWiki Enterprise on this page on XWiki.org.

XWiki Enterprise lets you set user rights at the wiki, space and page level. This means that you can control exactly which users are allowed to perform which actions (edit, view or comment on a page):

  • Click on the "Administration" link at the top right of your page
  • Click on the "Rights" button

Here are a couple usual wiki rights configurations. Check the same checkboxes in your wiki as in the images below to have your wiki follow that given configuration.

  • Registration: who should be allowed to create new user accounts?
    • Open: admins, registered users and unregistered users can create a new account
    • Closed: admins and registered users only can create a new account
    • Locked: admins only can create a new account
  • View & edition: who should be allowed to view, comment and edit wiki pages?
    • Editable: admins, registered users and unregistered users can view, comment and edit pages
    • Viewable: admins and registered users can view, comment and edit content, unregistered users can only view and comment pages
    • Hidden: admins and registered users can view and edit content, unregistered users cannot view pages
    • Protected: admins only can view and edit content, registered and unregistered users cannot view pages
  • Protection strength: can global rights be overridden at the page / space level?
    • Light: global rights for unregistered users can be overridden at the page / space level
    • Strong: global rights for unregistered users cannot be overridden at the page / space level

For all the configurations listed below, leave the Users rights screen blank:

Users.png

Users.png

Editable / Open Wiki

Editable / Open Wiki

EditableOpen.png

EditableOpen.png

Editable / Closed Wiki

Editable / Closed Wiki

EditableClosed.png

EditableClosed.png

Editable / Locked Wiki

Editable / Locked Wiki

EditableLocked.png

EditableLocked.png

Viewable / Open Wiki

Viewable / Open Wiki

ViewableOpen.png

ViewableOpen.png

Viewable / Closed Wiki

Viewable / Closed Wiki

ViewableClosed.png

ViewableClosed.png

Viewable / Locked Wiki

Viewable / Locked Wiki

ViewableLocked.png