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Your Joomla 2.5 Dashboard is the administrative area of your Joomla website and allows you to manage all aspects of your website. After installing Joomla 2.5, your next step in getting to know Joomla is to learn how to log into your dashboard. We also have an updated guide on How to Log in to your Joomla 3.5 Dashboard.
Logging in to your Joomla 2.5 Dashboard
- Visit your Joomla URL and add /administrator for example, if you have Joomla installed at https://domain.com, visit https://example.com/administrator to get to the admin login screen
- Enter your Joomla username and password and click “Login”
- Congratulations, you are now logged into your Joomla 2.5 Dashboard!
Now that you are logged into your Joomla 2.5 dashboard, you can begin creating your website. If you’re ready to begin creating pages, move to our Joomla 2.5 article writing guide.