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Permission levelDescription of UI menus enabled
Admin

When the Admin permission node is selected, the following menus are enabled in the management console:

- User Store Management: This permission allows users to add new user stores and manage them with the management console. Note that only secondary user stores can be added using this option. For more details, see Configuring User Stores.
- Identity Providers: For details on how to use this option, see Adding and Configuring an Identity Provider.

- Additionally, all permissions listed under Admin in the permissions navigator are selected automatically.

Admin/ConfigureWhen the Admin/Configure permission node is selected, the following menus are enabled in the management console:

- Main
menu/PAP: For details on how to use this option, see Working with Entitlement.
- Main
menu/PDP: For details on how to use this option, see Working with Entitlement.

- Configure
menu/Server Roles: For more details, see Server Roles.
- Tools
menu/Tryit (XACML): For details on how to use this option, see Using the XACML TryIt Tool.

- Additionally, all permissions listed under Configure in the permissions navigator are selected automatically.
Admin/Configure/SecurityWhen the Admin/Configure/Security permission node is selected, the following menus are enabled in the Configure menu of the management console:

- Claim Management: For details on how to use this option, see Claim Management.
- Keystores: For details on how to use this option, see Configuring Keystores in WSO2 API Manager.
- Service Principle (Kerberos KDC): For details on how to use this option, see Kerberos Security.
- Email Templates: For details on how to use this option, see Email Templates.

- This permission will also enable the Roles option under Configure/Users and Roles. For more information, see Managing Users and Roles.

- Additionally, all permissions listed under Security in the permissions navigator are selected automatically.
Admin/Configure/Security/Identity Management/Password ManagementThis permission enables the Change Password option for the users listed in the User Management/Users and Roles/Users screen, which allows the logged in user to change the passwords.
Admin/Configure/Security/Identity Management/Profile ManagementThis permission enables the User Profile option for the users listed in the User Management/Users and Roles/Users screen, which allows the logged in user to update user profiles.
Admin/Configure/Security/Identity Management/User ManagementThis permission enables the possibility to add users from the management console. That is, the Users option will be enabled under Configure/Users and Roles.
Admin/ManageWhen the Admin/Manage permission is selected, the following menus will be enabled in the management console:

- Main menu/Service Providers: For details on how to use this option, see Adding and Configuring a Service Provider.
- Tools menu/SAML: For details on how to use this option, see Using the SAML2 Toolkit.

- Additionally, all permissions listed under Admin/Manage in the permissions navigator will be enabled automatically. 
Admin/Manage/Add

Manage menu/Add/Modules: This permission enables you to upload modules using the management console.
Manage menu/Add/Services: This permission enables you to upload/generate/create/schedule services in WSO2 DSS. See the tutorials on creating, generating, uploading data services and scheduling tasks.
Manage menu/Add/Webapps: This permission enables you to upload webapps using the management console.

Admin/Manage/ConfigureManage menu/Configure/Modules: This permission enables listing of the modules.
Manage menu/Configure/Services: This permission enables listing of the services.
Manage menu/Configure/Webapps: This permission enables listing of the webapps.
Admin/Manage/API/CreateThis permission enables the possibility to create APIs in the API Publisher of the API Manager.
Admin/Manage/API/PublishThis permission enables the possibility to publish the APIs available in the API Publisher of the API Manager. Published APIs are then visible in the API Store of the API Manager.
Admin/Manage/API/SubscribeThis permission enables the possibility to subscribe to an API through an application, in the API Store of the API Manager.
Admin/Manage/API-M AdminThis permission enables the possibility to access the Admin Portal of the API Manager.
Admin/Manage/Resources/BrowseThis permission enables the Browse option under the Registry menu in the main navigator. This option allows users to browse the resources stored in the registry by using the Registry tree navigator. For more information, see Working with the Registry.
Admin/Manage/SearchThis permission enables the Search option under the Registry sub menu in the Main menu. This option allows users to search for specific resources stored in the registry by filling in the search criteria. For more information, see Working with the Registry.
Admin/Monitor

When the Admin/Monitor permission node is selected, the following menus are enabled in the management console:

-

 Monitor

 Monitor menu/System Statistics:

For details on how to use this option, see System Statistics

This allows users to monitor performance statistics.
-

 Monitor

 Monitor menu/SOAP Message Tracer:

For details on how to use this option, see SOAP Tracer

This allows users to monitor SOAP messages.
- Monitor menu/Message Flows: This allows users to monitor message flows.

- Additionally, all permissions listed under Admin/Monitor in the permissions navigator will be enabled automatically. 

Admin/Monitor/Logs

When the Admin/Monitor/Logs permission node is selected, the following menus are enabled in the management console:

- Monitor menu/

Application Logs

System Logs: This allows users to monitor system logs.
- Monitor menu/

System Logs

Application Logs: This allows users to monitor application logs.

For details on how to use these

optiosn

options, see

System

View and Download Logs.