SlapOS Home SlapOS

    How To Grant Admin Rights To A User

    How To Grant Admin Rights To A User
    • Last Update:2021-12-14
    • Version:001
    • Language:en


    1. Prerequisites
    2. Granting Admin Rights to a User
    3. Validation

    This document explains how to grant admin rights to a User.
    This howTo requires having administrator (zope) access to a SlapOS Master (done in install a SlapOS Master)


    1. SlapOS Master
    2. User in SlapOS Master
    3. SlapOS Master ERP5 Modern Interface

    For adding new software products and releases to the catalog on a SlapOS Master and to view accounting and consumption information, a user must have administrative rights. These can be assigned by a superuser like the initial zope user given after installing the SlapOS Master. This section requires to have superuser privileges (for more information on the type of users in ERP5, please refer to differentiating users from the ERP5 documentation).

    Login to SlapOS Master ERP5 Modern Interface

    Go to the ERP5 Cloud Engine interface "behind" the SlapOS Panel. You can have the nterface from SlapOS Master ERP5 Modern Interface

    Once you are on the login page, login using zope and the password retrieved during configuration of the SlapOS Master (when calling erp5 show -s in the terminal).

    Access Person Module

    ERP5 Interface - Homescreen

    Select Persons from Modules.

    Find Specific User

    ERP5 Interface - Person Module

    Locate the person you want to give administrator rights to

    Find Assignments of this User

    ERP5 Interface - Assignments Tab

    Once on the person, click on the Assignments tab.

    Find Member Assignment

    ERP5 Interface - Member Assignment

    Find the Member Assignment and open it.

    Associate Group with User

    ERP5 Interface - Assign Group

    In the right hand menu, update the Group field to SlapOS Company. This will give administrative rights to this user. Click the Save icon to update the assignment configuration.

    Once saved, this user will be able to add new software products and releases besides being able to view accounting and consumption related data.

    Logout Zope

    ERP5 Interface - Logout

    Logout of the zope account.


    Login with your administrator account. 


    Enter Modules. There are a lot modules available for you as administrator.