Edit a role

This is an Early Access feature. To enable it, go to Settings > Features in the Okta Admin Console and turn on Custom Administrator Roles.

Before you begin

Start this task

  1. In the Admin Console, go to Security > Administrators.

  2. Go to the Roles tab. The Roles tab displays a list of previously created standard and custom admin roles.

  3. For the role you want to modify, click Edit. To delete the role, click Delete role.

  4. From the drop-down box, select Edit role.

  5. View the current admin assignments for the role.

  6. Click Continue to edit the role. To go back to the Roles tab, click Cancel.

  7. On the Create new role page, modify the user permissions and Group permissions as required. See About role permissions.

    Note

    Follow the instructions in the tool tips for creating more efficient roles.

  8. Click Save role. You get a confirmation message stating that the role was edited and can be used. If the modifications weren’t saved, you get an error message. Follow the instructions in the message and retry.

Next step

Create an admin assignment using a role