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Designer Error When Adding Module

Goals and Symptoms

When adding a module in ION Designer the operator receives the following error:

'You do not have authority to make configuration changes to this node diagram'


An error pops up when adding a module in designer (See above).

Facts and Changes

Designer, Error, Permissions

Causes and Fixes

Users Windows logon has incorrect permissions (Possibly ‘Power User’ and not Administrator).


Check User preferences

For Windows 2003 Server:

Admin tools -> Security Options -> User Accts

For Windows XP:

Start -> Control Panel -> User Accounts

Make sure that the user is in the Administrators Group and not another selection (IE: 'Power User').

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