Magento Commerce, 2.2.x

Admin Sign In

You will first learn how to sign in and out of the AdminThe password-protected back office of your store where orders, catalog, content, and configurations are managed. and how to reset your password. All of the instructions in the rest of this guide are written for a user with full administrative privileges, and begin with the assumption that you are logged in to the Admin. To learn more about Admin users and roles, see: Permissions

The Advanced Admin configuration determines how many times an admin user can try to log in before the account is locked. By default, six attempts are allowed. To unlock a user account, see: Locked Users.

Depending on Admin configurations, you may also need to resolve a CAPTCHA or reCAPTCHA, or enter a configured Two-Factor Authentication code.

When entering your credentials, the username and password may automatically populate if your browser is set to use the autocomplete function. If enabled, you can save your credentials for the Magento Admin loginThe process of signing into an online account. page.

Admin Sign In
  • Admin Password Requirements




    An Admin password must be seven or more characters long, and include both letters and numbers. For additional password options, see: Configuring Admin Security.