Content Distribution Tool Overview & Permissions

Right Click Tools for managing content on distribution points include the Content Information tool, the Content Status tool, and the Redistribute All Failed Content Transfers tool.

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Recast Permissions

No additional permissions required.

Microsoft Permissions

  • All Content Management Tools require that the user running the tool has permissions to look at the group memberships for the object in Active Directory. The user will also need permissions to modify the memberships of group objects in Active Directory if using that part of the tool. If using a Recast Server with a service account, the service account will need the permissions listed instead of the user running the too

  • The below security role permissions have been verified to allow the use of Right Click Tools actions when working with content information.

Content Tools Permissions