NetSuite Preference Levels Overview

NetSuite offers a variety of preferences that you can set to tailor NetSuite accounts to your individual needs. These preferences are available at the levels shown in the following table:

Preference Type

Applies To

Set By

Set On

For details, see


Current user only


Home > Set Preferences page

Setting Personal Preferences


Users logging in with the role

Account Administrator

Role record, Preferences subtab

Setting Role-Based Preferences

(OneWorld only)

Users assigned to the subsidiary

Account Administrator

Subsidiary record, Preferences subtab

Editing Subsidiary Records


All users in the account

Account Administrator

Setup > Company > Preferences > General Preferences ( Administrator ) page

Set Company Preferences

Related Topics

Set Company Preferences
Setting General Account Preferences
Overriding Company Preferences
Configuring Multiple Languages
Center Logout Pages
Custom Preferences
Accounting Contexts
Date Formats
Number Formats

General Notices