To enable purchasing, add the following role to a user profile:
Purchaser – grants purchasing power to users with the role.
NOTE: All users have access to free trials on the marketplace—even users without the Purchaser role.
On each product page, purchase buttons can show a variety of labels. The following table describes each button.
|Purchase, Configure, and Complete purchase||Shows when the user has the Purchaser role and the product is set to Approved.||Continue the purchase workflow until the Purchase complete page shows.|
|Contact administrator||Shows when the user does not have the Purchaser role or the product is set to Requires Approval.||Click Contact administrator. Marketplace Admins receive a notification with your request to purchase the product.|
|Requires approval||Shows on the Pricing tab when the product is set to Requires approval.||Click Contact administrator. Marketplace Admins receive a notification with your request to purchase the product.|
|Request submitted||Shows when the user clicked Contact administrator.||Wait for a Marketplace Admin to review your request.|
On the product page, the Purchase button shows and the following message shows:
- The product is purchased and available for use
The product has been purchased by another user on your Select plan. To install the product operator, go to My software. The product tile shows. Continue with the workflow.