Assign Media to Users

You can assign users to CD/DVDs and encrypted removable storage media that are contained in the Ivanti Device and Application Control database.

You can authorize access for specific users to use CDs/DVDs and encrypted removable storage devices after added the devices to the database, as follows:

  • Grant permissions to use specific CD/DVDs for users who do not usually have access to the CD/DVD drive.
  • Allow specific users to access encrypted media.
  1. In the Management Console, select View > Modules > Media Authorizer > Media by User tab.
  2. Click Add.
    The Select Group, User, Local Group, Local User dialog opens.
  3. Click Search or Browse.
  4. Select user(s) from the list shown.
    Restriction: You can only assign users, not groups, to encrypted removable storage media.
  5. In the Media panel, select the media from the Not Authorized list.
  6. Click Authorize.
    Access to the specified media is authorized for the user you selected.

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