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Version: 8.1

Vision - User Management

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Description

The User Management component provides a built-in way to edit User Source users and roles from a Vision Client. To make changes to the Gateway's system user source from the Designer or Client, the Allow User Admin setting must be enabled. This allows for the administration of the Gateway's system user source from the Designer and Vision Client. Unless this is enabled, the Vision Module's User Management component is prevented from modifying the Gateway system's selected user source and you will see an error at the bottom of the component if it is attempted.

Changed in 8.1.25
If a User Source has its Schedule Restricted option enabled, modifications made using the Vision User Management component used to be ignored. Schedule modifications are now applied on top of the user's defined schedule to determine their effective schedule when evaluating for Schedule Restricted login.

This component can be run in one of three modes:

  • Manage Users Mode: In this mode, the component manages all of the users contained in the user source. Users and roles may be added, removed, and edited.
  • Edit Single Mode: In this mode, the component only edits a single user. Which user is being edited is controlled via the "User Source" and "Username" properties.
  • Edit Current Mode: In this mode, the user who is currently logged into the project can edit themselves. Obviously, the ability to assign roles is not available in this mode. This can be useful to allow users to alter their own password, adjust their contact information, and update their schedules.
caution

Be careful to only expose this component to users who should have the privileges to alter other users. Access to this component in Manage Users mode will allow users to edit other users' passwords and roles.

Changed in 8.1.18
The User Management component cannot be used in Edit Current mode when the Vision Client is using an Identity Provider to log in. Attempting to use the User Management component in this situation will result in the Vision client throwing an error and a warning:

Properties

NameDescriptionProperty TypeScriptingCategory
BorderThe border surrounding this component. Options are No border, Etched (Lowered), Etched (Raised), Bevel (Lowered), Bevel (Raised), Bevel (Double), and Field Border.
Note: The border is unaffected by rotation.

Changed in 8.1.21
As of 8.1.21, the "Button Border" and "Other Border" options are removed.
Border.borderCommon
Contact Info Editing EnabledIf true, a user's contact info will be editable.boolean.allowContactInfoEditingBehavior
Editing Schedule Available ColorChanges the color of the available times in the schedule. See Color Selector.Color.schedulePreviewAvailableColorAppearance
Editing Schedule Available Text ColorChanges the text color of events on the schedule preview. See Color Selector.Color.eventForegroundAppearance
EnabledIf disabled, a component cannot be used.boolean.componentEnabledCommon
FontFont of the text on this component.Font.fontAppearance
ModeAffects what mode the user management component runs in.
Manage Users: Allows edits to all Users and Roles in a single source determined by the User Source property. Default. intValue = 0
Edit Current: - Allows edits to the currently logged in user details intValue = 1
Edit Single: Allows edits to a specific user determined by the User Source and Username properties.intValue = 2
int.modeBehavior
NameThe name of this component.String.nameCommon
QualityThe data quality code for any Tag bindings on this component.QualityCode.qualityData
Role Assigning EnabledIf true, a user's roles will be editable.boolean.allowRoleAssigningBehavior
Role Management EnabledIf true, role management is available.boolean.allowRoleManagementBehavior
Row HeightAlter the size of the rows in the component's tables.int.rowHeightAppearance
Schedule Adjustments EnabledIf true, a user's schedule adjustments will be editable.boolean.allowScheduleModificationsBehavior
Show Contact Info ColumnControls whether the user table shows the contact info column or not.boolean.columnContactInfoAppearance
Show Name ColumnControls whether the user table shows the name column or not.boolean.columnNameAppearance
Show Roles ColumnControls whether the user table shows the roles column or not.boolean.columnRolesAppearance
Show Schedule ColumnControls whether the user table shows the schedule column or not.boolean.columnScheduleAppearance
Show Username ColumnControls whether the user table shows the username column or not.boolean.columnUsernameAppearance
StylesContains the component's styles.Dataset.stylesAppearance
Table ColorChanges the background color of the tables, User Roles and Role Member lists. Note: When a row is selected it will revert to highlighted.Color.tableBackgroundAppearance
Table Header ColorChanges the background color of the table headers. See Color Selector.Color.tableHeaderBackgroundAppearance
Table Header Text ColorChanges the text color of the table headers. See Color Selector.Color.tableHeaderTextColorAppearance
Table Text ColorChanges the text color of the tables. Note: When a row is selected, it will revert to black. See Color Selector.Color.tableForegroundAppearance
Touchscreen ModeControls when this input component responds if touchscreen mode is enabled.int.touchscreenModeBehavior
User SourceThe user source to manage users in. If blank, uses the project's default user source.String.userProfileBehavior
UsernameThe name of the user being edited. Read-only except when mode is Edit Single, in which case it defines the user to be edited.String.usernameBehavior
Username Editing EnabledIf true, usernames will be editable.boolean.allowUsernameEditingBehavior
VisibleIf disabled, the component will be hidden.boolean.visibleCommon
Window ColorChanges the window background color. See Color Selector.Color.windowBackgroundAppearance
Window Header ColorChanges the window header background color. See Color Selector.Color.windowHeaderBackgroundAppearance
Window Header Save Button Background ColorChanges the window header save button background color. See Color Selector.Color.windowHeaderSaveButtonBackgroundAppearance
Window Header Save Button Text ColorChanges the window header save button text color. See Color Selector.Color.windowHeaderSaveButtonForegroundAppearance
Window Header Text ColorChanges the window header text color. See Color Selector.Color.windowHeaderForegroundAppearance
Window Text ColorChanges the text color of the window. See Color Selector.Color.windowForegroundAppearance

Scripting

See the Vision - User Management Scripting Functions page for the full list of scripting functions available for this component.

Event Handlers

Event handlers allow you to run a script based off specific triggers. See the full list of available event handlers on the Component Events page.

Customizers