Dental School Security

In the Main Menu, click Setup, Security.

For Dental Schools, students, instructors, and other providers are assigned to User Groups, and each group has specific security Permissions that determine a user's access to various features.

User Groups and Security Permissions

Create at least three types of user groups and carefully consider which Security permissions each group should have.

To create a user group and assign security permissions, see User Group.

Assign Students and Instructors a User Group

After creating user groups, assign the default student and instructor groups in Dental School Setup. This determines the user group assignment when adding each new students and instructors.

User names and passwords

Each student, instructor, and other providers need a unique user name and password to Log On to Open Dental. These are assigned when adding the providers: