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Edit Access Control Lists for Users

Solution ID : SO156
Last Modified : 10/21/2023


Access Control Lists (ACLs) help manage account access by filtering users by their predefined IP addresses. These additional identifiers are configured on user accounts to ensure secure login. 

Note: This service is only available for Corporate accounts. 

Common Use Cases for Access Control Lists Edits

ACLs may need to be edited if an employee’s IP address or subnets have changed. To make sure the account remains accessible to the user, these may need to be updated to correlate with any changes to the identifiers previously defined for the user. 

Note: To delete the IP address(es) associated with a user no longer with the organization or who no longer needs access, visit our How to Remove a Sub-user tutorial. Removing a sub-user will delete associated ACL configurations.


Set an Access Control List for a User

Once logged into the DNS Made Easy Control Panel, the following steps will guide you through the process of editing a user’s ACL information. 

  1. Navigate to Access Control List 

    From the Config dropdown in the tabs on the top of the screen, select Access Control List.


  2. Add IP Address(es) 

    Select the user from the dropdown list and modify the IP address(es) or subnets from which the user will be allowed to log in to the account as needed. Click the Save button. Optionally, you can click Test to verify the updated values. 

    Note: The IP addresses in this screenshot are for example purposes only. Please enter the IP addresses that pertain to your user. 

    Note: If values are removed, the user will be allowed to log in from any IP address.

  3. Confirm Success Screen 

    A success screen will appear that indicates that your settings have been successfully saved. Click OK. 


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