Adding a Credential to Credential Manager

You can add a credential to access:

  • A network drive that you want to assign as a mount path to a disk library, or

  • A cloud library


  1. In the CommCell Console, open Credential Manager.

  2. In the Manage user credentials dialog box, click Add.

    The Create user credential dialog box appears.

  3. On the General tab, from the Account Type list, select the account type for the credential that you want to add.

  4. If you selected Cloud Account as the Account Type, then select the cloud vendor from the Cloud vendor type list.

  5. In the Credential name box, enter a name for the credential.

  6. Enter the access information for the account.

    For more information about the access information of a disk storage account, see Credential Manager Stored Information by Account Type.

    For more information about the access information of a cloud storage account, see Add / Edit Cloud Storage (General).

  7. The master user group is the default owner of a new credential. To change the ownership of the credential, see Changing Ownership of a Credential in Credential Manager.

  8. You can assign users and user groups who can use the credential. For instructions, see Giving Users Permission to Use a Credential in Credential Manager.

  9. Click OK.