Permission Changes for Customization Features

Review access changes to Customization features that take effect with the Summer ’20 release.
Muting Permission Sets
Access to muting permission sets is limited to authenticated users with the View Setup and Configuration, Manage Session Permission Set Activations, or Assign Permission Sets permission.
Object Settings, Assignments, and Permissions
Users must have the View Setup and Configuration permission to access the following settings, assignments, and permissions for standard and custom objects in a specified profile or permission set:
  • Client settings
  • Field permissions
  • Layout assignments
  • Object permissions
  • Permission dependencies
  • Permission set tab settings
  • Permission set group components
  • Record types
Permission Dependencies
Access to permission dependencies through the API is limited to authenticated users with the View Setup and Configuration permission.
Permission Set License Assignments
Users must have the View Setup and Configuration or the Assign Permission Sets permission to access permission set license assignments through the API.
Profile Layouts and Record Visibility
Users must have the View Setup and Configuration permission to access profile layouts, profile layout assignments, and the visibility of record types for users assigned to a profile.
Share Objects
Access to sharing entries on the Account, Campaign, Case, Contact, Lead, Opportunity, and Order objects is limited to users with access to the object itself. Access to sharing entries on the User object is limited to standard users and users with the Customize Application permission.
User Roles
Access to user roles is available for users with the View Roles and Role Hierarchy permission. Editing user roles is available for users with the Manage Roles permission.