User Permissions

User Permissions

This article gives an overview of the permissions that are available to Egnyte users.

You will learn:

  1. What Egnyte user permissions are.
  2. Which permissions are available to Egnyte users.

Egnyte User Permissions

These are the actions that are available Egnyte users. Egnyte user permissions have been integrated into Anchor. 

List of Egnyte User Permissions

Egnyte “Owner” and “Full” Permissions

Description

Open with Anchor

Opens document in Anchor’s secure web app.

Secure with Anchor

Anchors a plain text file with organization’s access rules.

Remove Anchor Protection

UnAnchors an encrypted file. Resulting file will be unprotected plain text.

Show Anchor File Access Logs

Opens access logs for a selected file.

Share with Anchor

Allows user to share file outside the organization through our secure web app.


Egnyte “Viewer” and “Editor” Permissions

Description

Open with Anchor

Opens document in Anchor’s secure web app.

Share with Anchor

Allows user to share file outside the organization through our secure web app.


To learn more about how these permissions are integrated into the Egnyte Connect web portal and desktop agent, read the following articles: Web Integration and Desktop Integration.


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