This page tells you how to authorise users to access Crowd, without giving them Crowd administration rights. Only Crowd administrators can authorise other users to access Crowd.
Administrators and Non-Administrators
Authorised Crowd users who are not administrators can also access the Crowd Console. They will see a subset of functionality, which we call the 'Self-Service Console'. Refer to the Crowd User Guide for details of this functionality.
Authorising Non-Administrators to Use the Crowd Self-Service Console
To authorise a non-administrator to use Crowd, you should ensure that both of the following are true:
- The person's username is in a user directory where all users are authorised to use Crowd. See the instructions below.
- The person is not a member of a group mapped to the 'crowd' application. (Group members will have Crowd administration rights.)
To grant an entire directory access to Crowd,
Screenshot: Granting an entire directory access to the 'crowd' application