Profiles define how users access objects and data and what they can do within the application. In standard profiles, you can edit a limited number of settings. In custom profiles, you can edit all available permissions and settings, except the user license.
|Available in: Salesforce Classic and Lightning Experience|
|Available in: Professional, Enterprise, Performance, Unlimited, Developer, and Database.com Editions|
|Custom Profiles available in: Professional, Enterprise, Performance, Unlimited, and Developer Editions|
|To edit profiles:||“Manage Profiles and Permission Sets”|
Editing some permissions can result in enabling or disabling other ones. For example, enabling “View All Data” enables “Read” for all objects. Likewise, enabling “Transfer Leads” enables “Read” and “Create” on leads.
If enhanced profile list views are enabled for your organization, you can change permissions for multiple profiles from the list view.
- From Setup, enter Profiles in the Quick Find box, then select Profiles.
- Select the profile you want to change.
- On the profile detail page, click Edit.