Description

This article describes how the Primary Administrator of a SAML-enabled organization edit sub-administrator information, and set the Monitoring and VPN Account Password for an existing sub-administrator within their organization.

Important Note

This article is relevant only to SAML-Enabled organizations. This feature may not be available to all organizations.
See How to Manage the Primary Administrator User and other Sub-Administrators as the Primary Administrator for standard (non-SAML-Enabled) organizations.

Prerequisites:

  1. The Organization must be SAML-enabled (be configured to utilize Corporate Credentials. Note this feature may not be available to all organizations)
  2. Only the Primary Administrator can manage Sub-Administrator roles.
  3. When using the Cloud API to make such changes (rather than the UI), the call must be made against the Home Geographic Region's API endpoint.

Content / Solution:

Edit User

  1. Click on the Compute button and select Account Management from the drop-down menu:


  2. You will be directed to the Account Management page. Locate the Sub-Administrator whose roles you want to manage and click the Manage gear on the right side of the screen, then select Edit User from the drop-down menu:


  3. The Edit User dialog will be displayed:


  4. You can now edit the User's information and roles. Once the desired edits have been made, click Save:

    Note: The User Name cannot be edited. You must delete the User and create a new one in order to change the User Name. See How to Delete an Existing Sub-Administrator and How to Create a Sub-Administrator for SAML-Enabled Organizations.
    Note: For more information on these fields, see Step 4 of How to Create a Sub-Administrator for SAML-Enabled Organizations

  5. The system will display a success message:


  6. The edits will be applied and the UI will be updated to reflect the changes:

Set Monitoring and VPN Account

  1. Click the Manage gear on the right side of the screen, then select Set Monitoring and VPN Account from the drop-down menu:


  2. The Set Monitoring and VPN Account dialog will be displayed:


  3. Enter the Password in the Password* line, then, re-enter the password exactly as it was entered the first time in the Confirm Password* line. Once you have entered the desired password, click Save:

    Note: The password must comply with the restrictions that are listed.
     
  4. The system will display a success message: