Magento Open Source 2.1.x

Store Admin

Your store AdminThe password-protected back office of your store where orders, catalog, content, and configurations are managed. is the password-protected back office where you can set up products, promotions, manage orders, and perform other administrative tasks. All basic configuration tasks and store management operations are performed from the Admin.

Your initial sign-in credentials were set up during the Magento installation. If you forget your password, a temporary password can be sent to the email address that is associated with the account. For increased security, you can configure your store to require a case-sensitive user name and password. For additional security, the Admin loginThe process of signing into an online account. can be configured to require a CAPTCHA or Google reCAPTCHA. To learn more, see Admin Security Settings.

Admin Sidebar and Dashboard