Skip to main content

How do I allow someone else to edit my pages?

This article describes how to give someone else permission to edit your pages. To assign permissions for others to edit a page, you need admin permissions for that same page.
  1. Browse to the page you want to add permissions to.
  2. Go to Edit > Edit page permissions. The Edit permissions screen appears with current permissions at the right:

    Edit permissions screen

  3. To specify a person, in the Add permissions section, select This user or group and start typing the person's name or usercode. Select their name from the list of suggestions:

    Find a user popup

  4. Select the Edit permission radio button:

    Add edit permission

  5. To apply the permission select the appropriate button:

    • Add permission to page button Add permission to page
    • Add permission to section button Add permission to this page and all pages below
  6. If there are files beneath the page, you're prompted to confirm whether or not you want to give edit permissions for the files too. Select the checkbox to add permissions (or leave it unselected to retain the current permissions), then click Save changes:

    Add edit permission to files

  7. You can now see the person in the Current permissions at the right.
  8. When you have finished adding permissions, select the Done button at the top right.

Related FAQs

Support

Telephone 73737
Email webteam at warwick dot ac dot uk
How to report a problem