Create a Model Administrator (Master Data Services)

Applies to: yesSQL Server (all supported versions) - Windows only YesAzure SQL Managed Instance

In Master Data Services, create a model administrator when you want a group or user to have all permissions to all objects in one or more models.


To simplify administration, create a Windows or local group and configure it as a model administrator. You can then add and remove users from the group without accessing Master Data Manager.


To perform this procedure:

To create a model administrator

  1. In Master Data Manager, click User and Group Permissions.

  2. On the Users or Groups page, select the row for the user or group that you want to edit.

  3. Click Edit selected user.

  4. Click the Models tab.

  5. Optionally, select a model from the Model list.

  6. Click Edit.

  7. Click the model you want to grant permission to.

  8. From the menu, select Admin.

  9. Complete steps 7 and 8 for each model you want the group or user to be an administrator for.

  10. Click Save.

See Also

Administrators (Master Data Services)
Assign Model Object Permissions (Master Data Services)
Assign Hierarchy Member Permissions (Master Data Services)
Model Object Permissions (Master Data Services)
Hierarchy Member Permissions (Master Data Services)