Use the Authorization Rules page to manage the list of Allow or Deny rules that control access to content.
Sort the list by clicking one of the feature page column headings.
UI Element List
The following tables describe the UI elements that are available on the feature page and in the Actions pane.
Feature Page Elements
Displays the type of rule. Values can be either Allow or Deny. Mode values indicate whether the rule is designed to allow or deny access to content.
Displays the user type, user names, or user groups to whom the rule applies.
Displays the Microsoft Windows role or roles to which the rule applies, for example, the Administrator role.
Displays the HTTP verb or verbs to which this rule applies, for example, GET or POST.
Displays whether the item is local or inherited. Local items are read from the current configuration file, and inherited items are read from a parent configuration file.
Actions Pane Elements
Add Allow Rule
Opens the Add Allow Authorization Rule dialog box from which you can define rules for access to content.
Add Deny Rule
Opens the Add Deny Authorization Rule dialog box from which you can define rules for access to content.
Opens the Edit Allow Authorization or Edit Deny Authorization dialog box from which you can edit authorization rules. This action is available only when an item is selected from the list on the feature page.
Removes the item that is selected from the list on the feature page.