Creating User Groups

Last updated: 2020-05-15 10:55:54

    Introduction

    This document describes how to create a user group and associate a policy with it. You can assign your users into different groups for easier management. Users in a user group can manage the resources of the root account within the scope of the group's permissions.

    Directions

    Creating a user group

    1. Log in to the CAM Console and enter the User Group page.
    2. Click Create User Group to enter the user group information page.
    3. Enter the user group name and notes if any. The user group name is required.

      Note:

      You can search for user groups on the User Groups page by their names or notes made.

    4. Click Next to associate policies with the user group.
    5. Select the policy which you want to associate with this user group. You can select more than one.
    6. Click Next to go to the Review page.
    7. Review the settings selected for the user group. Make any changes if needed.
    8. When you confirm that there are no errors, click Complete to create the user group.

    For more information on how to manage sub-users through user groups and group permissions, please see User Group Management and Setting User Group Permissions.
    For more information on how to create a sub-user, please see Creating a Custom Sub-user.

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