User roles and permissions

Only users with the webmaster role may manage user accounts. The two users specified as the site owners when the website was created have the webmaster role. There is no limit on the number of user accounts which may have the webmaster role.

For information about what user roles are and the roles available, see the article User Roles and Permissions.

How to change the roles of user accounts

  1. Click on 'People' in the administrative toolbar at the top of the page.
    The People link in the administration toolbar
  2. Check the box to select each user account(s) to change.
    A user account selected on the People administration page
  3. In the 'update options' drop-down, select the role you would like to add or remove from the selected user accounts. Click the 'Update' button.
    user account update options
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June 27, 2016