Search in the Admin console

In the Google Admin console, you can search for users, groups, and settings. For example, you can look for Admin console settings to reset a password for a user, find a user alias, or a team mailing list.

You don't need to be exact when entering search terms; just use everyday words.


  • Admin console search works best in English for now.
  • Your privileges in the Admin console determine which results you see.
  • Your search results may include services that are not currently available.
  • If you're searching for a group: Enter the email address of the group, not the group name. 
  1. Sign in to your Google Admin console.

    Sign in using your administrator account (does not end in

  2. In the Admin console search box, enter in your search terms.

    At the top of the results page, you can click USERS, GROUPS, or SETTINGS to narrow your results. 
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