wp super-admin <command>

Lists, adds, or removes super admin users on a multisite installation.

$ wp super-admin <command>


wp super-admin add
Grants super admin privileges to one or more users.
wp super-admin list
Lists users with super admin capabilities.
wp super-admin remove
Removes super admin privileges from one or more users.


# List user with super-admin capabilities
$ wp super-admin list

# Grant super-admin privileges to the user.
$ wp super-admin add superadmin2
Success: Granted super-admin capabilities.

# Revoke super-admin privileges to the user.
$ wp super-admin remove superadmin2
Success: Revoked super-admin capabilities.


--path=<path> Path to the WordPress files.

--url=<url> Pretend request came from given URL. In multisite, this argument is how the target site is specified.

--ssh=[<scheme>:][<user>@]<host|container>[:<port>][<path>] Perform operation against a remote server over SSH (or a container using scheme of "docker", "docker-compose", "vagrant").

--http=<http> Perform operation against a remote WordPress installation over HTTP.

--user=<id|login|email> Set the WordPress user.

--skip-plugins[=<plugins>] Skip loading all plugins, or a comma-separated list of plugins. Note: mu-plugins are still loaded.

--skip-themes[=<themes>] Skip loading all themes, or a comma-separated list of themes.

--skip-packages Skip loading all installed packages.

--require=<path> Load PHP file before running the command (may be used more than once).

--[no-]color Whether to colorize the output.

--debug[=<group>] Show all PHP errors and add verbosity to WP-CLI output. Built-in groups include: bootstrap, commandfactory, and help.

--prompt[=<assoc>] Prompt the user to enter values for all command arguments, or a subset specified as comma-separated values.

--quiet Suppress informational messages.