November 2021 | Reviewer User Role
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A user role called “Reviewer” is now available. This user role can post comments but cannot apply changes to a design.
The Reviewer role provides an improvement to the commenting UX. A user can now collaborate on a design without the possibility of accidental changes. Furthermore, this update simplifies permission control for Superpowers admins. It also expands feature access to Core customers.
For more details, see the feature documentation.
Description of Changes
Reviewer Role Permissions
The Reviewer role has the following characteristics:
- They cannot apply any changes to the design.
- They can add comments to existing threads.
- They can start new comment threads.
- They can edit their own comments.
- They can view other users' comments.
If a design loads in the editor and the user is a Reviewer, the only element available in the sidebar is Comments.
To enable this feature in your host application, add the reviewer value to the role parameter in beeConfig.
For further instructions, please see the feature documentation.