The Additional Permissions section is where you can assign the user with permissions related to the Control Panel and the more general abilities allowed to them. There are 2 separate settings that can be assigned in this section.
Figure 1: Additional Permissions – Data Entry
The Data Entry tab – see figure 1 – assigns the ability to use free text in certain fields within the system. In most cases users should be restricted from free text for fields other than Items. If a user is allowed free text then the field will not be fully managed and controlled in the system. This can also cause problems when trying to link to a financial package. There are 5 options available for this setting: