File attachments: Permissions

 Newly uploaded and attached files to content types have different access permissions

Local Section roles

This means you are assigned a role to a specific section

Permission by workflow state: All states
Role/Permission Rename or replace file/s Remove file
Section manager Yes Yes
Section publisher Yes Yes
Section editor No Yes
Section author Yes Yes

 

Global Section roles

This means you are assigned a global role

Permission by workflow state: All states
Role/Permission Rename or replace file/s Remove file
Section manager Yes Yes
Section publisher Yes Yes
Section editor Yes Yes
Section author No * No *

 * Unless you are the original author

 

File access permissions

These are viewed

  1. On the content edit screen under ‘Attachments’ field
  2. Manage Content screen > Files