To establish the user account base for a VX node, use tools located in the General-Users directory.
View User Accounts
Select the Users subdirectory for the VX node and view contents at the Users screen.
Add User Account
Insert a new line in the Users screen, then double-click the line to present the Edit User dialog box.
Modify User Account
Double-click on an entry in the Users screen, to present the Edit User dialog box.
Radio button selection range to either block or allow VX access for the user account.
The login name of the user, as defined when configuring username in the command line interface
Configures the transport type for sending SNMP queries and traps. Ensures communication between the SNMP agent and the SNMP manager secure with TLS or UDP.
Enable. Enables SNMPv3 as the transport type. Valid options: Checked (Enables SNMPv3) or Unchecked (Disables SNMPv3).
Unchanged: The SNMPv3 transport type remains unchanged. For example, if the transport type of User A is UDP and the transport type of User B is TLS, this configuration ensure the transport types remain unchanged.
UDP: Sets UDP as the transport type. VX responds to queries from the SNMP manager for that particular user with authentication and privacy.
TLS: Sets TLS as the transport type. VX drops SNMPv3 packets sent over UDP.
Drop-down selection range in which to set the default login level for the user account, as a value in the range 0 to 14.
The local only field allows you to enable or disable a local user.
Exempt user from login security
Select yes to exempt this user from login security constraints configured under the Security section of the General Settings tab.
Password for Level
Set password for a specified access level.
Specify the range of levels for this password.
The password for the user
Type the password again, exactly as typed in the first Password field.
Click the delete password button to delete the selected password.
Click the update password button to open the update password dialog. Use this dialog to update an existing password.
Time of Day Login Restrictions
Check this box to enable time of day restrictions for this user. During the time period selected, this user will not be able to log into VX.
Specify the hours (on a 24-hour clock) that this user will be unable to login into VX.
Check this box to specify all 24 hours in a day.
Select the day(s) that this restriction takes effect.