Make a user an admin

Let another user perform management tasks—such as adding and removing users—by giving them an administrator role. When a user with an admin role signs in to their Google Account, they'll have access to additional management controls.

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Use your administrator account (doesn't end in gmail.com)

Assign an admin role

  1. Sign in to your Google Admin console.

    Sign in using your administrator account (does not end in @gmail.com).

  2. From the Admin console Home page, go to Users.
  3. Select the user you want to assign an admin role to.
  4. Click Admin roles and privileges.
  5. Next to the Super Admin role, click the slider so it's marked Assigned  "".

    If other admin roles are available, you can click the slider to assign another role, instead. 

  6. Click Save.

Important: Have the new administrator add recovery options to their account.

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