Manage IAM Users

Eucalyptus allows you to manage user permissions using IAM users and groups. This page allows you to manage IAM users.

Changing the View

You can toggle between the table view and the grid view by clicking the appropriate icon next to the View label at the top right of the screen.

Sorting the User List

Sort the user list by selecting a sort order using the Sort by drop-down list box.

Searching and Filtering the User List

To perform a search/filter, type some search text into the search text box at the top right of the page.

Creating a User

Click the Create New Users button. The Create new users page will appear.

Viewing Details of a User

Several items in the user list allow you to click on them to see more detailed information.

To see more details about a user or associated object:
Click the name/ID in the list of the user to display detailed information about the selected user.


Each entry in the image list has a context menu, accessible in the Actions column. Clicking the action icon brings up a menu of actions that you can perform on the selected user.

The following context menu actions are available:

View details

This item will bring up the user detail page.


This item deletes a user's password and creates an IAM access "deny all actions" policy that prevents them from executing any actions against the cloud. The user's other information, including active access keys, is maintained until you either make the user active again or delete them.


This action enables a previously disable user and removes the IAM "deny all actions" policy. You will need to create a new password to allow the user to login.


This item allows you to delete a user.
Note: This menu item deletes a user and all keys, passwords and permissions associated with that user.