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Change admin login page?

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  1. Basem
    Basem avatar
    131 posts
    22 Dec 2010
    13 Mar 2012
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    I was hoping to find the login page for the admin (~/sitefinity) in the Administration > Backend Pages section, but all I see there ~/Sitefinity/LoginPages/LoginForm. The login page URL that shows up for anonymous users though is ~/Sitefinity/Authenticate/SWT.

    I also tried looking in Adminsitration > Settings > Advanced > Security > Membership Providers > Default > Parameters, but I could not find a login page URL that I can update. Another place I looked was Design > Widget Templates hoping to find the login control template.

    Also would I have to make a different login page for claims based and forms based sites, or is the same login page used for both?
  2. Svetoslav Petsov
    Svetoslav Petsov avatar
    456 posts
    24 Sep 2012
    16 Mar 2012
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    Hi Basem,

     What you can do in order to have a custom login page is use the custom errors section in the web.config in order to intercept the 403 (unauthorized) errors and redirect to your custom page:

    <customErrors mode="RemoteOnly" defaultRedirect="GenericErrorPage.htm">
    Doing it this way will be the same in both claims and forms authentication.

    Svetoslav Petsov
    the Telerik team
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