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Virtual Role

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Newbie question coming up

I have created a Virtual Role "Employee" which returns true if the request comes from a specific ip address, and added it in web.config.

How can I use this to manage access right for a specific page (and its subpages) in Episerver? I can click on this page in Edit mode and set access rights, but in there I can only choose between created groups.

#46130
Nov 29, 2010 14:44
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Even though it's a virtual role, it must be created as a group in Admin mode, in order for anyone to use it for authentication.

After that, you add access rights as normal (like you described).

#46133
Nov 29, 2010 15:51
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so just create a group with the same name and then it's ready for use?

#46134
Nov 29, 2010 16:14
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Yes.

You can see it this way: its not the Role itself that is "virtual", its the memberships within it.

/johan

#46136
Nov 29, 2010 16:56
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