Assign Groups (Roles) To Users

Cory Fifield -

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Article Goal: Assigning groups (roles) to the Okta Users.

 

In this article we are going to cover assigning the Okta groups (roles) to specific users.

 

Where Can You Assign Roles To The Users?

Groups (roles) can be assigned to the users by expanding Directory on the navigation menu and then clicking Groups

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Steps To Assign Groups (Roles) To Users.

1. Log in to a Developer Account on Okta.

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2. Expand Directory on the navigation menu and then click Groups.

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3. Select a group to assign users. You should create the admin account first.

 

NOTE: You will need to add a user to the WRAdmin group to log into the administrator account.

 

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4. Click Manage People.

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5. Add members to the group.

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6. Click Save once you have added the desired members to the group.

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7. Repeat steps 3-6 for each group that you want to add a user to.

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See step six of the Steb by Step: Okta Athentication article to continue.

 

Alternate Method: 

 

1. Expand Directory on the navigation menu, then select People.

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2. Click on the person that you want to assign to groups.

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3. Click on the Groups tab.

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4. Search for the group you want to add the user to, then select it.

 

NOTE: You will need to add WRAdmin to a user to log into the administrator account.

 

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5. Repeat step 4 until the user is assigned to all the desired groups.

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See step six of the Steb by Step: Okta Athentication article to continue.

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