Indeed, the Private permissions setting is what you need in order to accomplish your scenario.
fields are automatically maintained by our service. In order to use them you need to authenticate as a specific user. Once you are logged in, the service automatically sets you as owner for items you create and also maintains the values of CreatedBy and ModifiedBy.
You can read more about User Management here
. Basically, in your app you need to provide functionality for registering a user
, and also a login/logout functionality
. All standard user management features are available out-of-the-box:
- email verification
- recovering forgotten passwords
- secret question and answer
- authentication with Facebook, Twitter, etc.
If you need something more specific, let me know, I would be happy to provide a code snippet. You can also check our samples
Let me know if you have any other questions.