There are two ways for a user to attempt to access the administrator’s console:
Click the Admin menu on the tranSMART window (see The Administrator’s Console).
The Admin menu is displayed only for users who are assigned the role
Enter the complete URL for the administrator’s console:
Partial Administrator Rights
If a user is assigned a role that is mapped to one of the tasks on the administrator’s console, that user can access the console and click on all of the links to administrator tasks. However, the only task the user will be allowed to perform is the one authorized through a role.
For example, suppose you create the role
ROLE_VIEW_LOG to allow a user to view the tranSMART access log. A user with this role can view the log by entering the full URL for this administrator task — for example:
However, if the user clicks on any of the other links on the administrator’s console, the access-denied message is displayed.