Managing Laptop Users


To authenticate users with credentials stored in the Metallic backup service, manually add users. When you manually add users, you have the option to automatically send the users email invitations to download and install the Endpoint package on their laptops or desktops. The email invitation contains a link for to the Endpoint package and user credentials.

Note: If you configure an identity provider, you do not need to create users local to the Metallic backup service.


  1. From the navigation pane, go to Protect > Laptops.

    The Laptops page appears.

  2. On the Overview tab, in the top right corner, click actions > Manage laptop users.

    The Laptop users list appears on the Users tab.

What to Do Next

You can manually add users, or you can update information for existing users.