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Creating a custom object role

You can create as many custom object roles as necessary.

Before you begin

You have been assigned a global role with the Security Administration capability.


  1. Go to MANAGE > Object Roles.
  2. To create an object role from scratch, click Add.
    To create an object role based on an existing one, right-click an object role in the list then click Duplicate Role.
  3. Fill in the following information:
    Field Description
    Name Enter a name.
    Definition Enter a description.
    Capabilities Assign capabilities to the object role.

    You can assign capabilities associated with a Producer type such as Content Custodian or a Consumer type such as Data Viewer.

  4. Click Create.

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