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Security Submenu

To configure security settings for your project.

Access   Project | Security

The Security Menu




See also

Manage Users

Add, modify and remove users, including maintaining permissions.



Maintain Users

Manage Groups

Add, modify and remove security groups, including maintaining permissions.



Maintain Groups

Manage Locks

View and manage element locks.



View and Manage Locks

Require User Lock to Edit

Toggle the security policy in force.



Security Policy

Manage My Locks

View and delete your own locks.


Ctrl + Shift + L

Manage Your Own Locks

Login as Another User

Switch the login to a different user ID.




Change Password

Change current security password.



Change Password

Encrypt Password

Add encryption to your password (prior to Enterprise Architect Release 7.1).



Password Encryption

Enable Security

Enable or disable user security to limit access to update functions in the model.



Enable Security


This feature is available in the Corporate, Business and Software Engineering, Systems Engineering and Ultimate editions