How to Install the User Role Editor Plugin
Plugin Version: 4.14.1
In the first step of the guide to the User Role Editor WordPress Plugin, we will look at how you can install the Plugin for your website.
Installing the Plugin
Step 1) Login to the WordPress Dashboard.
Step 2) Head to your Dashboard and scroll down the left-hand sidebar until you find Plugins. Click on that to be take through the Installed Plugins page.
Step 3) Once you are on the Installed Plugins page, there are two ways to get to the Add New section. The first is at the top of the page, next to the header “Plugins”. The second is on the left-hand sidebar, under the dropdown for Plugins. Click on either of those to continue to the Search page.
Step 4) In the search box of the Search page, write User Role Editor> and then click on the button marked Search Plugins.
Step 5) A list of plugins will come up, but the one you need is the top one. Read the description on the right to make sure you have the right one, and then click on Install Now.
Activating the Plugin
Step 6) Once you are taken to the Installing Plugin page, you will see that the package for the plugin is unpacking and downloading. Once completed, you can click on the “Activate Plugin” button. You will be redirected to the Installed Plugins page, where you will find your newly installed User Role Editor plugin.
The next step of the guide will focus on How to Configure the User Role Editor Settings.