Backend and Frontend ¶
TYPO3 CMS is divided into two areas - the backend and the frontend .
The frontend is the website that is produced by TYPO3 CMS.
To display the
, enter the URL of your web site
in the address bar of your browser (e.g.
The administrative area of the web site is called the backend . It is from here you create and manage the content that is viewed in the frontend .
A user name and a password are always required to log into the backend.
Enter URL with
/typo3in your browser
The backend is accessed by adding
/typo3/to your web site’s URL (e.g
A login page looking like this will be displayed:
Use the user name (default is admin ) and the password that you defined during the installation process.
After pressing the login button you will be redirected to the TYPO3 CMS backend overview:
The current view is a list of all installed modules and their usage. It can be reached using the help menu in the top bar and selecting About TYPO3 CMS .