Step 2.2. Add a Machine Edition User to the CIMPLICITY Project

  1. Expand Security in the Workbench left pane.

  2. Double-click Users.

A New User dialog box opens.

  1. Enter a valid Machine Edition administrator user ID in the User ID field.

  1. Click OK.

A User Properties - <user name> dialog box opens.

  1. Select the General tab.

  2. Enter the following.




Role that has administrative privileges in the CIMPLICITY project.

Password needed

Check to require a password when user log in is required.


Password user must enter when logging in.

Confirm password

Password repeated.

User name

User's name or descriptive text about the user, e.g. ME Administrator.

  1. Select the Resources tab.

  2. Make sure that the Machine Edition resource is in the Configured box.

  1. Click OK.

Result: An authorized Machine Edition user is now also authorized FOR CIMPLICITY.

More information

Step 2. (Optional) Configure CIMPLICITY points to access Machine Edition variables.