Creating a User Group

  1. Go to Control Panel > Privilege > User Groups.

    The User Groups screen appears.

  2. Click Create.

    The Create a User Group window opens.

  3. Specify the following information:
    • User group name: The name must contain 1 to 128 characters, and cannot include the following characters: ` * @ = + [ ] \ | ; : " , < > / ? % ' SPACE.

    • Description: The description must contain 1 to 128 ASCII characters.

  4. Optional: Add users to the user group.
    1. Under Assign users to this group, click Edit.
    2. Select one or more users.
  5. Optional: Edit Shared Folder Permissions

    A shared folder can have any of the following access permissions.

    • RO (read-only): The group can read but not write files in the shared folder.

    • RW (read/write): The group can read and write files in the shared folder.

    • Deny: The group cannot read or write files in the shared folder.


    Group-level permissions may override user-level permissions. For details, go to Conflicts in Shared Folder Permissions.

  6. Click Create.

Storage & Snapshots creates the user group and then adds it to the User Groups screen.