Administration Console: Account Menu

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The Administration Console's Account Menu covers all options regarding the customer account specifics, as well as general administration. For example, you can display your retention settings, the number of users, and control global permissions. A super administrator can also use the Role Editor to manage the administrative roles of other users.


To access the Account menu:

  1. Log in to the Administration Console.
  2. Click on the Administration toolbar button. A menu drop down is displayed.
  3. Click on the Account menu item.


Menu ItemDescription
Account Settings Contains information about your Mimecast account, as well as some configurable settings. This includes the licensed number of users, the product bundle purchased, retention settings, global permissions, and account contact details.
Audit Logs Provides an immutable list of all user, administrative, and automatic activities on your account. This includes creating policies, users logging on, folders created, directory synchronization, user account amendments, and much more.
Dashboards  The dashboard is the landing page when logging into the Administration Console.
RolesThe Role Editor is only available to Super Administrators. It allows them to manage roles, and assign users / groups to them.
What's NewDisplays recent announcements.