You can determine the actions that self-service users can take on their virtual machines by granting permissions in the self-service user role.To approve actions for self-service users
From the User Roles view in the VMM Administrator Console, select the self-service user role you want to modify.
In the Actions pane, click Properties, and then click the VM Permissions tab.
Select the actions that you want the members of this group to perform on virtual machines. You can select All actions, or grant a set of actions by selecting one or more of the following:
- Pause and Resume
- Checkpoint—Allows the user to create
and merge checkpoints and to restore their virtual machines to a
previous checkpoint. For more information, see About
- Remove—Allows the user to remove
virtual machines, deleting the configuration files.
- Local Administrator—Allows the user to
set the local administrator password when creating a virtual
machine so that the user has administrator rights and permissions
on the virtual machine.
- Remote connection—Allows the user to
remotely control the virtual machine.
- Shut down
For the most up-to-date Help information, go to the Virtual Machine Manager 2008 Help Online. To find additional Virtual Machine Manager 2008 documentation, go to the Virtual Machine Manager 2008 TechCenter Library.