Users that are given the Super Admin role can create user accounts to provide access to the vRealize Log Insight Web user interface.

Verify that you are logged in to the vRealize Log Insight Web user interface as a user with the Edit Admin permission. The URL format is https://log-insight-host, where log-insight-host is the IP address or host name of the vRealize Log Insight virtual appliance.

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Click the configuration drop-down menu icon and select Administration.

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Under Management, click Access Control.

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Click Users and Groups.

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Click New User.

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In the Authentication drop-down menu, select Default (built-in).

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Type a user name and email address.

The email address is optional.

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From the Roles list on the right, select one or more predefined or custom user roles.

Option

Description

User

Users can access the full functionality of vRealize Log Insight to view log events, run queries to search and filter logs, import content packs into their own user space, add alert queries, and manage their own user accounts to change their password or email address. Users do not have access to the administration options, cannot share content with other users, cannot modify the accounts of other users, and cannot install a content pack as a content pack.

Dashboard User

Dashboard users can only use the Dashboards page of vRealize Log Insight.

View Only Admin

View Admin users can view Admin information, have full User access and can edit Shared content.

Super Admin

Super Admin users can access the full functionality of vRealize Log Insight, can administer vRealize Log Insight, and can manage the accounts of all other users.

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Copy the password from the Password text box and provide it to the user.

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Click Save.