The Administrator role

This manual covers all the administration tasks you'll need to get your Dradis Professional Edition instance configured and ready to deliver maximum performance.

There are two user roles in the application:


Can be assigned to work on projects. They can create projects, add issues, attachments, etc. and generate reports.

An Author can only work on the projects they've been assigned to.


Can control every aspect of the Dradis Pro instance (e.g. create new users, change templates, install upgrades, etc.)

An Administrator can work on any project in the system.

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