Manage Permission Sets

To make changes to a specific permission set, click it and then click Edit. Click Duplicate to create a duplicate permission set which you can modify and assign to a specific user. The duplicate will be stored in the home group of the user who duplicated it.



All pre-defined permission sets have the All group in the Static Groups section. Be aware of this when assigning it to a user. Users will have these permissions over all objects in ESMC.


Enter a Name for the set (mandatory setting), you can also enter a set Description and Tags.

Click Select tags to assign tags.

Static Groups

You can Add static group (or multiple Static Groups) that will take this competence. Permissions which are checked in the Functionality section will apply over objects contained in groups selected in this section.


Select individual modules for which you want to grant access. The user with this competence will have access to these specific tasks. It is also possible to set different permissions for each type of Server Task and Client Task. There are available four pre-defined functionality sets. Select one of the four or select manually functionality check boxes.

Granting Write permission automatically grants Use and Read rights; granting Use rights automatically grants Read rights.

User Groups

You can add a User Group (or multiple User Groups) whose user parameters can be used inside a policy (for example ESET Mobile Device Management for iOS or Override Mode).


Choose a user to be assigned by this permission set. All available users are listed on the left. Select specific users or select all users using the Add All button. Assigned users are listed on the right. It is not mandatory to assign a user, you can do it later.


Review the settings configured for this competence and click Finish. The permission set is stored in the Home Group of the user who created it.

Click Save as to create a new permission set based on the permission set you are editing. You will be required to enter a name for the new permission set.