Member Access & Permissions

Available Roles & Permissions

Any time you add a new member to your organization, that member's role and permissions must be provided to ensure they have the appropriate access.

Available Roles:

  • Administrator
    • This is a good permission for those who need full access to the organization and all of its projects.
  • Member
    • This is a good permission for those who only need access to certain projects within the organization.

Available Member Permissions:

  • Manager
    • Managers can modify a project's settings and view project usage. This is a good permission for those who need full access to a project.
  • Viewer
    • Viewers can view a project's settings and usage. This is a good permission for those who need limited access to projects.

Please refer to the table below to determine the permissions of each role.

Organization Roles & PermissionsAdminManagerViewer
Creation / Deletion
Create a Multi-Member Organization(*)YNN
Request Deletion of Org (functionality is not available yet)NNN
Billing
View organization billingYNN
Edit organization billingYNN
Settings
View organization settingsYYY
Edit organization settingsYNN
Users & Roles
View list of users that belong to an organizationYYN
Add users to the organization, Assign roles & permissionsYNN
Edit roles & permissions of the existing users within an organizationYNN
Projects
Create a project for an organizationYNN
Delete any projects that belong to an organizationYNN
View a list of apps at Org level (only show projects based on role permissions)YYY
View project settings (only for projects based on role permissions)YYY
Reset API keys (only for projects based on role permissions)YYN
Edit project settings (only for projects based on role permissions)YYN
View project usage (only for projects based on role permissions)YYY

(*) Any user can create their own personal organization that is not associated with the multi-membered organization they are part of.

Add a New Member

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Requirements

In order to add a new member to your organization, the following requirements must be met:

  • You have one of the following defined roles:
    • Owner
    • Administrator
  • The member you want to add must already have an existing Foursquare developer account.
    • New users can sign up for a developer account here.

To add a new member to your organization:

  1. On the Organization Settings page, click on the Members section.
  2. In the Members section, click the Add Member button in the upper-right hand corner.
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  1. In the Add Member to undefined Organization modal, provide the email address of the member you'd like to add.
  2. Click the Check Email button to verify they already have a Foursquare Developer account.
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  • You will receive an error message if the email address you provided does not have a corresponding FSQ developer account associated with it.
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  1. In the Add [email protected] to XXX modal, elect which projects they have access to and their subsequent role.

  2. Click the Finish button once you've selected the appropriate roles and permissions.

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Edit Current Members

If you are an organization Owner or Administrator, you can also edit current organization members roles and permissions.

To edit a current member of your organization:

  1. On the Organization Settings page, click on the Members section.
  2. In the Members section, click on the three vertical dots located in the far left of the member's row you wish to edit and click Edit Member.
  3. In the Edit XXX's Member Role & Permissions modal, make the necessary edits.
  4. Click Finish.
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