Edit a User Account
Required User Role: Administrator
To edit a user account in the new
In the upper-left corner, click the button.
The left navigation plane appears.
In the left navigation plane, click Settings.
The Settings page appears.
Click the Users widget.
The Users page appears. This page contains a table that lists all users for your
In the users table, click the name of the user that you want to edit.
The Edit User plane appears.
Edit the name of the user.
At the top of the plane, click the name of the user.
A text box replaces the name.
Type your changes.
Click the button.
Tenable.io saves your changes.
- Configure the following options:
Option Required Action No
Type a valid email address.
A valid email address must be in the format:
where domain corresponds to a domain approved for your
This email address overrides the email address set in the Username box. If you leave this option empty,
Tenable.iouses the Username value as the user's email address.
Note: During initial setup, Tenable configures approved domains for your
Tenable.ioinstance. To add domains to your instance, contact Tenable Support. Password Yes2007101425
Type a valid password.
Passwords must be at least 12 characters long and contain the following:
- An uppercase letter
- A lowercase letter
- A number
- A special character
Role Yes In the drop-down box, select the role that you want to assign to the user.
Tenable.iosaves the changes to the account.
- (Optional) Generate API keys for the user.