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Create a User Account in the Classic Interface

Required User Role: Administrator

To create a user account:

  1. In the top navigation bar, click Settings.

    The About page appears.

  2. In the left navigation bar, click Users.

    The Users page appears.

  3. In the upper-right corner of the page, click New User.

    The New User page appears.

  4. In the Username box, type a valid username. A valid username must be in the format, name@domain, where domain corresponds to a domain approved for your instance.

    During initial setup, Tenable configures approved domains for your instance. To add domains to your instance, contact Tenable Support.

  5. (Optional) In the Full Name box, type the full name of the user.
  6. (Optional) In the Email box, type the email address of the user.
  7. In the Password box, type a password.

    Note: Passwords must be at least 8 characters long and contain at least three of the following:

    • An uppercase letter
    • A lowercase letter
    • A number
    • A special character
  8. In the Role box, select the role that you want to assign to the user.
  9. Click Save. saves the account. The Accounts page appears, where you can view the new user account.

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