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Safeguard Authentication Services 4.1.5 - Management Console for Unix Administration Guide

One Identity Privileged Access Suite for Unix Introducing One Identity Management Console for Unix Installing Management Console for Unix Preparing Unix Hosts Working with Host Systems Managing Local Groups Managing Local Users Active Directory Integration Authentication Services Integration Privilege Manager Integration Reporting Setting Preferences Security Troubleshooting Tips
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Search for Groups

Use the Search for groups control to search for a particular group or groups on a host's Groups tab.

To search for groups

  1. Place your cursor in the Search for groups box and enter one or more characters. As you enter characters into the text box, the mangement console displays the groups whose name matches (contains) the criteria entered.
  2. To clear the text box and redisplay the original groups list, click the to the right of the search box.

Modify Group Properties

Modify the general properties of a local Unix group from the Groups tab of a host's properties.

To modify a local group's properties

  1. Right-click the group name and choose Properties.

    You can also double-click a group from the list to open its properties.

  2. On the General tab of the group's properties, modify the group information.
  3. On the Members tab, add or remove users from the local group.
  4. Click OK.
  5. On the Log on to Host dialog, enter the user credentials and click OK.

    Note: This task requires elevated credentials.

Add Users to a Local Group

Add local or Active Directory users to a local group from a local group's properties.

To add users to a local group

  1. From the Groups tab on the host's properties, right-click a group name and choose Properties.

    You can also double-click the group name to open its properties.

  2. Select the Members tab, open the Add menu and choose Local user.

    Note: The AD user option is only available when you are logged in as an Active Directory user for a host that is joined to Active Directory. (See Add AD User to a Local Group for details.)

  3. On the Select Local User dialog, search for and select a local user from the list and click OK.

    Note: To find a particular user you can filter the list of users. Enter one or more characters in the Search for users box. The mangement console automatically displays the users whose name contains the character(s) you enter. To redisplay the original list, click the button on the Search for users box.

    You can also select one of the following options from the user type drop-down menu:

    • All users
    • All non-system users
    • System users
    • Users requiring AD logon (requires Authentication Services 4.x)
    • Users not requiring AD logon (requires Authentication Services 4.x)
  4. Click OK on the Members tab to save your selections.

    The mangement console adds the users(s) with an icon to the list on the Members tab.

  5. On the Log on to Host dialog, enter the user credentials and click OK.

    Note: This task requires elevated credentials.

Remove User from Local Group

Remove local or Active Directory users from a group from the Groups tab of a host's properties.

To remove a user from a local group

  1. Right-click a group name and choose Properties.

    You can also double-click a group from the list to open its properties.

  2. From the Members tab, select one or more users and click Remove User.

    The mangement console adds a icon to the user name(s) to indicate they are ready to remove from the list.

  3. Click OK on the Members tab to save your selections.
  4. On the Log on to Host dialog, enter the user credentials and click OK.

    Note: This task requires elevated credentials.

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