Impersonating an unauthenticated user | HCL Digital Experience

Users with administrator access in HCL Portal can impersonate an unauthenticated user.


  1. Log on to HCL Portal as the administrator.
  2. Click the Administration menu icon. Then, click Access > Resource Permissions.
  3. Click Virtual Resources.
  4. Locate the WCM REST SERVICES resource type and then click the Assign Access icon.
  5. Locate the User resource permission and then click the Edit Role icon.
  6. Click Add.
  7. Check the Anonymous Portal User check box.
  8. Click OK.
  9. Verify that you can now impersonate an unauthenticated user.


The users with the Can Run As User role can now impersonate another user.