Feature #12444

Ability to "set as default" settings when creating users

Added by Craig Kollegger almost 10 years ago. Updated over 1 year ago.

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When creating a use I need to set the user options manually each time (time zone, notification options, etc...). It would be very useful if we could have a "Set as default" checkbox that carried the settings forward to newly created users or the addition of an option in the system settings to specify which options admins want for default user settings.

Related issues

Related to Redmine - Feature #16484: Add default timezone for new users Closed


#1 Updated by Tobias Fischer almost 10 years ago


#2 Updated by Adrian Rotaru over 9 years ago


#3 Updated by Jakes vdM over 9 years ago


Would be a very handy feature

#4 Updated by Fred Giusto almost 9 years ago


#5 Updated by David Morton over 8 years ago


#6 Updated by Nick Sneg about 7 years ago


#7 Updated by budo kaiman about 7 years ago


#8 Updated by Michal Dlouhy over 6 years ago


#9 Updated by Toshi MARUYAMA over 6 years ago

#10 Updated by Joel Bearden about 6 years ago


#11 Updated by Kush Suryavanshi almost 6 years ago

+1 - Now that we are using redmine more, this would be really useful to have. Currently, our users are set up on LDAP. And for every user, we need to change the timezone manually. Thanks.

#12 Updated by Go MAEDA over 1 year ago

In recent versions of Redmine, you can set default values for new users in Administration > Settings > Users.

Configurable defaults are as follows:

  • Hide my email address
  • Default notification option
  • I don't want to be notified of changes that I make myself
  • Time zone

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