Tip of the Week #162 – How to Import Permission Sets and Permissions

Tip of the Week #162 – How to Import Permission Sets and Permissions

Senior Consultant Lutz Schmieder brings us this week’s helpful tip.

When your company is ready to upgrade, it’s possible for your consultant to save time (and therefore money) by importing existing permissions and permission sets as XML files.

  1. Import permission sets

Application search field:

Select:

  • Type = XMLport
  • ID = 9171
  • Press OK

Select:

  • Directions = Import
  • Press OK

Select:

  • Permission Sets text file
  • Press Open

2. Import permissions

Application search field:

Select:

  • Type = XMLport
  • ID = 9172
  • Press OK

Select:

  • Directions = Import
  • Press OK

Select:

  • Permissions text file
  • Press Open

You can also use this XMLports for exporting Permission Sets/Permission, choose as Direction “Export.”

Thank you Lutz!

Click here for more information on User permissions in Dynamics NAV.