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Change a member's role
Workspace Owners and Admins can manage the roles and permissions of other members on their team.
Who can manage roles
Primary Owners can promote and demote Owners and Admins. You cannot promote someone to be a Primary Owner, however, you can transfer ownership of a workspace.
Owners can promote members to Owner and Admin. They can demote an Admin, but cannot demote another Owner.
Admins can promote other members to Admin, but cannot demote Owners and other Admins.
Warning: Use care when promoting other members. Depending on your role, you may not be able to demote them afterwards.
Promote an Owner or Admin
Change a member's role to Guest
Keep in mind: Guest accounts are only available to paid workspaces. See Multi-Channel and Single-Channel Guests for more.
Any member's role can be changed to a Multi-Channel or Single-Channel Guest:
From your desktop, click your workspace name in the top left.
Select Administration , then Manage members .
to the right of the member you'd like Click the three dots icon to change to a Guest.
Click Change to Guest . Select either
Multi-Channel Guest or Single-Channel Guest.
For Single-Channel Guests , select the channel they should belong to, then click Save . For Multi-Channel Guests , choose the channels they can access, then click Save .
Note: If the account is currently a Workspace Owner or Admin, you’ll need to change it to a Full Member before you'll see an option to convert their account to a Guest.
Change a Guest's role
Note: You can't directly promote a Guest to an Owner or Admin. You'll need to make them a Full Member first.