Changing Permissions

To change the default permissions for the Matrices tool, access the tool and follow these steps:

  1. If the Matrices menu bar is not displayed, click the Reset button.
  2. Click the Permissions button on the menu bar. Sakai displays the Permissions screen.
  3. Referring to the table below, check boxes to select the appropriate permissions for users in each role.

    Permission Description
    Use Users in this role may access matrices and use them to collect information and material and reflect on their work.
    Create Users in this role may create new matrices and import existing matrices for use by themselves and/or site participants.
    Publish Users in this role may publish matrices for use by site participants.
    Export Users in this role may export a matrix to their desktops as a compressed file.
    Review Users in this role may review work in progress in matrices (by using the drop-down menu to go to the matrix of any site participant) and offer formative feedback on it.
    Evaluate Users in this role may review finished work in matrices and offer summative feedback on it.

  4. To save the permissions settings, click save. Sakai saves the settings and displays the Matrices home page. Or, to return to that screen without saving your changes, click cancel.