DCImanager Administrator



User accounts with different permission levels are used in DCImanager:

  • administrator – created automatically during installation. All functions are available;
  • user – created manually by the administrator of DCImanager. User is only allowed to perform operations with servers, where user is the owner:
    • disk space cleaning;
    • installing the operating system;
    • server recovery;
    • server power supply management via IPMI or PDU;
    • server management via IPMI;
    • changing the server's IP address or domain name;
    • VLAN creation. Available only after installing the User VLAN module.

Administrator of DCImanager can perform various operations with other user accounts.

To add a user:

  1. Go to SettingsUsersAdd user.
  2. Select User role — access level for the new user.
  3. Enter the user's E-mail.
  4. Enter the user's Password.

To edit a role of a user:

  1. Go to Users  menuChange user role.
  2. Select a new role.
  3. Click on Save.

To delete the user's account:

  1. Go to SettingsUsers select the user → Delete.
  2. Press Delete.


    The account is deleted without the possibility of recovery. Once deleted, the user will not be able to access DCImanager. User can only be deleted if it is not a server owner.

To log in to DCImanager with user's permissions, go to SettingsUsers select the user → Log in with permissions of this user.

You can set up synchronization of DCImanager accounts with the LDAP directory. Read more in the Synchronization with the LDAP directory.

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