System Management Portal
This documentation refers to the deployment of the
Admin application in our
To disambiguate this application from others in the Bitwarden landscape, we refer to it as follows:
- For Cloud-Hosted Instances (internal to Bitwarden) → Bitwarden Portal
- For Self-Hosted Instances → System Management Portal
Navigate to the
Restore nuget packages:
Install npm packages:
Build the admin project:
Build out the
wwwrootdirectory with the necessary stylesheets and libraries:
npx gulp build
Start the server:
Confirm it's working by using your favorite browser to navigate to the portal URL. By default, this is http://localhost:62911.
Portal authentication is done entirely through a passwordless flow, using a link sent through email.
The email address must be listed in the
adminSettings:admins user secret to be authorized.
If you’ve followed the Server Setup Guide this should already be configured, with the following accounts having access:
If not, please go back and configure it now.
See User Secrets for how to configure your user secrets.