How to login as Admin User

  • Login as the internal Wiki administrator:
    • Foswiki is configured using ApacheLogin, please login as a normal user first. Then the Admin Login will replace this text
  • Logout from Administrator:

ALERT! NOTE: If you lock yourself out of AdminUser during setup activities, never established a password, or have forgotten the password, See Installation Guide#Internal Admin for information on configuring the internal admin password..

How to add the first administrator
If you haven't previously set up an administrator, follow these steps: (Note: This help text will disappear once you have added a user to this group.)

If you have not yet registered your first user, return to InstallationGuide#FirstUser and follow the steps to register a user. Once that is completed, return to Main.Admin Group
  1. Scroll down to the "Administration" section and click on "Add Members" link.
    • If you do not see the Admistration section, then you don't have authorization to change this group. See InstallationGuide#InternalAdmin for instructions on establishing an internal admin user.
  2. Enter your WikiName as defined when you registered yourself.
  3. Click the Add Member button
  4. Return to the AdminGroup by clicking the group name on the confirmation page and look under "Members" to confirm you have been added.

More information on Administrators, and on how to use the Admin Group is found in the Installation Guide

You can edit this topic to add a description to the Admin Group


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Related topics: AccessControl, WikiGroups

Topic revision: r1 - 30 Jul 2015, ProjectContributor - This page was cached on 28 Jul 2018 - 06:45.

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