Roles are permissions profiles in FileHound. They are used to define and control the level of access a user or group of users have to files, features and document types in FileHound.


To add a Role:

  1. Hover over theSecurity tab on the left charms bar.
  2. Click Roles , this will bring you to the Roles page.
  3. Click the Addbelow the FileHound Admin Centre title.
  4. To add a Local Role:
    1. Type in the desired Name for the Role.
    2. Click SAVE.



  1. To add an Active Directory Role:
    1. Find your desired Role.
    2. Click on the Addto the left of the Role.