Demote a Host to Regular User

  • Platform
  • Evoq Content
  • Evoq Engage
Note: Host accounts that were created from Host > Advanced Settings (double-gear tab) > SuperUser Accounts > Add New User cannot be demoted to a regular user. To create host accounts that can be demoted, create the user account from Users > Add New User, and then promote the new user to host.


A host / super user account. Hosts have full permissions to all sites in the DNN instance.


  1. Go to Host > Advanced Settings (double-gear tab) > SuperUser Accounts.

    Host > Advanced Settings > SuperUser Accounts

  2. Search for the user account to edit.

    You can use the Search textbox and dropdown at the top to search by a user account field, such as Username, Email, Display Name, Street, City, social media account, or Preferred Locale.

    You can also filter the displayed accounts using the predefined filter links. The alphabet links return accounts with usernames that start with that letter.

    User List > Search field and alphabet filters

  3. Click/Tap the pencil icon for the user account to edit.

    User List > pencil icons

  4. Click/Tap Make Regular User.

    Edit User > SMake Regular User