How To Restrict Specific User Roles From Editing With Elementor

If you want to control access to Elementor for specific user roles on your WordPress website, you can easily restrict their editing capabilities. In this video tutorial, we will walk you through the steps to restrict a specific user role from editing with Elementor, allowing you to have more control over who can utilize this powerful page builder. Let’s get started!

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Having said that, let’s move on to the steps on How To Restrict Specific User Roles From Editing With Elementor.

Step 1: Identify the User Role

  1. Begin by identifying the user role that you want to restrict from editing with Elementor. In this tutorial, we will focus on the “Editor” user role.
Identify user role in wordpress

Step 2: Access the Elementor Role Manager

  1. Log in to your WordPress dashboard.
  2. Navigate to the admin menu and hover over “Elementor”.
  3. Click on “Role Manager” from the sub-menu that appears. This action will open the Elementor Role Manager page.
Access elementor role in wordpress

Step 3: Configure Role Settings

  1. On the Elementor Role Manager page, you will see a list of available user roles.
  2. Locate the user role you want to restrict (e.g., “Editor”).
  3. Click on the “Edit” link next to the respective user role.
Configure role settings

Step 4: Restrict Elementor Access

  1. In the role settings for the selected user role, you will find various permissions and settings.
  2. Look for the option that controls access to Elementor editing. It may be labeled as “Edit with Elementor” or something similar.
  3. Uncheck this option to restrict access to Elementor for the selected user role.

Step 5: Save Changes

  1. Once you have unchecked the “Edit with Elementor” option or similar, click on the “Save Changes” button to apply the restrictions.

Conclusion: By following these simple steps, you can easily restrict a specific user role from editing with Elementor on your WordPress website. This feature allows you to have greater control over who can access and utilize the Elementor page builder. By customizing user roles and permissions, you can ensure that only authorized individuals have the ability to edit and modify your website’s design using Elementor.


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