Editing local Windows group properties

You can manage local group membership by adding and removing a local or Active Directory user or Active Directory group by using System Manager. You can modify the privileges assigned to a group and the description of a group to easily identify the group.

About this task

You must keep the following in mind when adding or removing members to a local Windows group:


  1. Click the SVMs tab.
  2. Select the SVM, and then click Manage.
  3. Click the SVM Settings tab.
  4. In the Host Users and Groups pane, click Windows
  5. In the Groups tab, click Edit.
  6. Specify a name for the group and a description to identify this new group.
  7. Assign a set of privileges to the group.
    You can select the privileges from the predefined set of supported privileges.
  8. Click Add to add users to this group.
  9. In the Add Members window, perform one of the following actions:
    • Specify the Active Directory user or Active Directory group to be added to a particular local group.
    • Select the users from the list of available local users in the SVM.
  10. Click Edit.


The local Windows group settings are modified and the changes are displayed in the Groups tab.