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Entry type: FAQ Entry ID: 21571145, Entry date: 01/25/2008

How can you insert an additional authorization level in a standard faceplate or in a user-defined object (UDO)?

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You have to make a number of changes to the OS configuration to add an additional authorization level. The attached document includes detailed handling instructions.

Attachment 1: FP_User_level_e.pdf ( 295 KB )

Attachment 2: FP_User_level_script.zip ( 33 KB )

Attachment 2 includes all the WinCC scripts required.

@Level5, @Level6, Faceplate Designer Editor, Faceplate Designer, Faceplate Editor, Authorization, User Administrator, Rights, Picture Object, Faceplate

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