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  • This allows users to check the permissions of other users
  • A teacher can check permissions for their course in Settings > Course administration > Users > Permissions > Check permissions and for a particular activity in Settings > Activity administration > Check permissions
  • An administrator or manager can check system permissions in Settings > Site administration > Users > Permissions > Check system permissions
  • This capability is allowed for the default roles of manager, teacher and non-editing teacher