Lock/Unlock Study

A locked study is a read only study (no editing is allowed). Only admin users can lock/unlock studies by default. To lock a study, navigate to the S-Button menu then select Study > Lock Study. The Lock Study dialogue pops up, where you can select the study to be locked (only active studies are displayed in this dialog). 

When a study is locked user cannot:

  1. Delete documents
  2. Modify Content Model using the right click content model editor menu
  3. Create Workflow processes
  4. Upload documents
  5. Modify document's metadata using the metadata editor
  6. Use many operations on document right click menu

To Unlock a study, you should first select the Edit Mode in document navigator, right click on the study root folder, then select Unlock