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Viewing the Rights Granted for the Active Document

Right Manager, available from Composer and Sync, lets content creators define the Composer capabilities available when Composer (SMG) files are opened in Composer Player or a Composer Player plug-in application.

To view the rights for the active document in Composer Player, click Help > About Composer Player.

In the dialog box that appears, the Right Manager section lists the various rights:

  • Granted rights have green bullets.
  • Denied rights have red bullets.

The table below describes the different rights.


Lets you create annotation and markup actors.

Cutting planesLets you apply cutting planes.
TreesMakes Assembly and Collaboration panes available.
BOMMakes the BOM pane available, where you can change the bill of materials (BOM) table content.
SaveEnables saving Composer files.
Note: Save capability is available in Composer Player Pro only.
Forbid delete part Prevents deleting geometry actors.
Forbid delete actor Prevents deleting geometry and collaborative actors.
SimulationEnables kinematic dragging mode to consider kinematic conditions defined in the model.
ExpirationPlaces a time limit for accessing Composer files. If an expiration is set for this document (green bullet), the expiration time in days is shown. If an expiration is not set (red bullet), there is no expiration date.
Load on demand(Available when Trees is selected.) Loads trees only as actors are accessed.
Freeze publication(Available from the Publish and Save As commands only.) Protects published content from future editing. View frozen content from Composer Player or Player Pro.
Note: When a document is frozen, the Save command is disabled in Composer Player Pro.

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