Chapter 7

Managing User Accounts and Roles

Microsoft Exam Objective Covered in This Chapter:

  • Maintaining a SharePoint Environment
    • Configure Service Applications
    • Manage Accounts and User Roles

For all its technological and collaborative advantages, SharePoint wouldn’t be much good to anyone unless people were able to access and use it. For that to happen, you must have the ability to create and manage users and roles on SharePoint. Beyond that, user accounts are considered a resource in SharePoint, and you must have the ability to manage people not only as system users but as system resources. Users and organizations have profiles and profile properties that can be managed, and users can belong to groups you can configure to be targeted ...

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