Permissions page

Codejig permission is a set of permissible actions which can be applied to one or more data types. Default permission is applied to the data types unless you create and use another one.


Create a user role

To create a user role, from the Permission page in the Builder, click on the plus near USER ROLE , enter the name of the role and save it.

User roles usage

If you select the " In any of roles " filter, y ou will also have to specify the roles from the dropdown list of existing roles.

Show all permissible actions

To open all permissi ble actions from the Permission page , click on the Show unset .

Now you can apply for all possible actions.

Create a new permission

From the Project menu ⇒ Permissions, click Create new . Then add the name to the permission and click create.

The new permission has the same properties as the default one.

Apply permission to a specific data type

Newly created data types use the Default permission . T o apply different permission to a data type:

1) Go to the type details page and start editing its properties:

2) Select the Permission you need and save the type properties.

Grant access programmatically

If you select the " Custom " filter, you will have to populate a code block with your custom logic.

For example, the code below allows access only if a user has a Teacher User role .

Import a user role in the Code Editor

You can use the User roles you create in the Code Blocks.

It is UserRole system type instances . And if you fetch it, you can use it in the code blocks.

Fetching UserRole instances is very useful for permissions.

Add a role for the user

Note: only App admins can assign user roles for the users. You can not add a role for the user from Builder .

Go to your application Admin tools User accounts . You will see the page with all the registered users.

To assign a role to a user, click on the corresponding pencil icon and then select the User role .


What does “Use Default” mean?

The " Use default " filter means that the permission filter from the " Default " action should be applied.

What is the difference between permission actions?

Read: view and export the type.

Execute: perform server actions, API functions and for working with Reports .

Write: Create, Update, Delete and change the type pages.

Post/Unpost: set permission for the Document post and unpost actions.

I need to select another default permission.

In the App Builder , go to the App settings page. There, in the Permissions tab, select the permission you need.