This role concept was newly introduced in Building X apps in 2022. For existing users of Building X apps, the previous role concept will still be available. We suggest to switch to the new predefined roles.

To use all functions of Devices, you need the Connectivity Engineer platform role with the following permissions:


  • View building
  • Create building
  • Edit building
  • Delete building
  • View  campus
  • Create campus
  • Edit campus
  • Delete campus
  • Link Building under campus
  • Unlink Building from campus


  • Activate device
  • View device
  • Edit device
  • Delete device
  • Reboot device
  • Reset device password
  • Update device OS Version
  • View installed OS Version
  • View distribution on device
  • Install distribution on device
  • Change distribution on device
  • Install Edge App on device
  • View Edge App installed on device
  • View services running on device
  • Refresh device status
  • View online and offline devices
  • View sites with offline devices
  • View sites with devices needing updates
  • Download device reports

User groups are managed in Accounts (