A role is a function assigned to a group member. Different roles have different rights.
The following roles are available by default
Group administrator (user is administrator of a group)
Member (user is member of a group)
External (user can only manage his own tasks)
Client (has only few rights, can view only)
The following standard role values can be defined for the roles:
By clicking on the gear wheel you can define the permissions for the roles. These will be applied to anyone with the same role!
These roles are not fixed. Users with appropriate authorizations can change and customize both the role names and the role descriptions.
The rights of the roles can also be individually adjusted. More information on this topic is available in chapter Roles+Rights - Changing the rights of a role.