Authorizing Your Users
Security can be extremely important in a business application. Fortunately, LightSwitch allows you to carry out access control in a granular fashion. Using LightSwitch, you can restrict access to screens, screen commands, entities, and queries.
In this chapter, you’ll learn how to
- Define permissions and roles
- Set up an administrator, and allocate users to roles
- Restrict access to resources based on role membership
This chapter extends the HelpDesk application by including access-control rules. You’ll find out how to apply entity (table) level permissions to prevent engineers from updating, inserting, or deleting ...