Managing administrator accounts

Article:HOWTO81308  |  Created: 2012-10-25  |  Updated: 2013-08-20  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO81308
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Managing administrator accounts

You can use administrator accounts to manage Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager. Administrators log on to the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager console to change policy settings, manage groups, run reports, and install client software, as well as other management tasks.

The default account is a system administrator account, which provides access to all features. You can also add a more limited administrator account, for administrators who need to perform a subset of tasks.

For a small company, you may only need one administrator. For a large company, you most likely need multiple administrators, some of whom have more access rights than others.

You manage administrator accounts and their passwords on the Admin page.

Table: Account administration

Task

Description

Add administrator accounts

Add accounts for administrators who need access to the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager console.

Reset passwords

You can perform the following tasks for passwords:

See Logging on to the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager console.


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