How to log into the Drupal 7 Administrator Dashboard

Now that you have installed and configured Drupal 7, most of your tasks will be done through the Drupal 7 dashboard. You will be able to login to your Drupal 7 Administrator Dashboard from any web browser.

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How to Log in to the Drupal 7 Administrator

  1. Go to (Be sure to replace with your actual domain name.)

  2. Type in your username and password that you set up for the administrator. Note: If you just finished installing Drupal, you may already be logged in and can skip this step.

  3. Click Log in and now you will see your Drupal Admin Dashboarddrupal_login_3

You have successfully logged into the Drupal 7 admin dashboard.

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Thoughts on “How to log into the Drupal 7 Administrator Dashboard

  • hello sir ,

    I am using drupal 7 vesion

    my first question is that what is the super admin url for login

    is it   


    or anything else

    and if i create my new theme in drupal that time iam not able to login by  given upper url so can you define how i can login in my admin pannel and aslo please suggest me proper theme creating process

    • The login page should be located here:


      I’m not entirely sure what you are asking about logging in given the upper URL. As for a guide to developing a Drupal theme, we dont have an article but I’d suggest starting here:

      Theming and Front End Development with Drupal

  • https://localhost/drupal/admin


    a password to log in is exactly but i can’t login.

    Hope your replying. Thanks!

    • Hello hophuong,

      Thank you for your question. If your password/username combination is not working in Drupal 7, you may have to reset your Admin Password.

      If you have any further questions, feel free to post them below.

      Thank you,

  • I create a custom theme using drupal 7 when i logout who can i login again i try all things like and but i canot find admin login form. please help me.

    • Hello Umar,

      Be sure you have the question mark in the URL when using

      Other than that, the URL should work and present a login section. If not, then you may have done something in the theme to prevent it.

      Kindest Regards,
      Scott M

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