- Log in to the desktop client using the User Administrator account.
- Add users who can log in to Safeguard for Privileged Passwords (Adding a user).
- Grant Help Desk Administrator permissions to one or more users.
TIP: Create asset and account discovery jobs to discover and, optionally, automatically add assets and accounts to Safeguard for Privileged Passwords. For more information, see Discovery.
The web client is especially useful for requesters, reviewers, and approvers. Many administration functions are available as well. The web client uses a responsive user interface design to adapt to the user's device, from desktops to tablets or mobile phones. Only one user session will persist during a browser session. Any tabs opened after initial authentication will use the existing user session.
NOTE: In this documentation, you will see the following icons which denote the interface:
To log into the web client application
The following steps assume the One Identity Safeguard for Privileged Passwords Appliance has been configured and licensed. As a Safeguard for Privileged Passwords user, if you get an appliance is unlicensed notification, contact your Appliance Administrator.
On the user log in screen, enter your credentials and click Log in.
Updating your avatar photo
To change your photo in the web client, expand the Username drop-down in the upper right and select My Settings. On the My Settings page, select My Account and click the circle icon with the username. Select the image file (under 64 KiB), then click Open. You can right-click the photo to save or perform other photo options.
Using the left navigation menu
NOTE: Use the button on mobile devices to expand and collapse the navigation menu.
The pages available to you display on the left. You will see Home and, based on your role, you may also see the following pages (depending on role, these pages may already be listed in the left navigation pane without having to expand the top level heading):
Personal Password Vault
Backup and Retention
Enable or Disable Services
You can reduce the left menu using the button located at the bottom of the left navigation menu.