Bug ID 605438: Manager role should be allowed to create 'Custom Categories'

Last Modified: Apr 19, 2021

Bug Tracker

Affected Product:  See more info
BIG-IP APM(all modules)

Known Affected Versions:
12.1.0, 12.1.0 HF1, 12.1.0 HF2, 12.1.1, 12.1.1 HF1, 12.1.1 HF2, 12.1.2, 12.1.2 HF1, 12.1.2 HF2, 12.1.3,,,,,,,, 12.1.4,, 12.1.5,,,, 12.1.6

Fixed In:

Opened: Jul 18, 2016
Severity: 3-Major
Related AskF5 Article:


When logged into the platform as a User with the role of "Manager" the user will be unable to create custom categories.


GUI is unusable for the creation of new custom categories when user is of role type "Manager"


This only occurs within the GUI.


Use TMSH commands instead of GUI

Fix Information

Now the users operating the GUI as role type "Manager" can create new custom categories.

Behavior Change