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*This allows a user to log in as any other user (including an admin). It has the same function as the "login as" button in Moodle 1.6.
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*This allows a user to log in as any other user, except users with the [[Capabilities/moodle/site:doanything|moodle/site:doanything]] capability. It has the same function as the "login as" button in Moodle 1.6.
*This capability is intended for administrators only. It has a lot of [[Risks|risks]] attached to it.
 
 
*Only the default administrator role has this capability set to allow.
 
*Only the default administrator role has this capability set to allow.
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*This capability may be applied in the course or system context. If applied in the course context, it allows a user to login as another course participant and browse within that course only.
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==See also==
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*[[Capabilities/moodle/role:switchroles|moodle/role:switchroles]]
  
 
[[Category:Administrator]]
 
[[Category:Administrator]]
 
[[Category:Capabilities|User]]
 
[[Category:Capabilities|User]]

Revision as of 21:13, 8 March 2008

  • This allows a user to log in as any other user, except users with the moodle/site:doanything capability. It has the same function as the "login as" button in Moodle 1.6.
  • Only the default administrator role has this capability set to allow.
  • This capability may be applied in the course or system context. If applied in the course context, it allows a user to login as another course participant and browse within that course only.

See also