Where is my data ?
This is a recurring question when you create web applications from scratch or using a web framework. That's why Strapi provides a ready-to-use admin panel.
This part is a summary of your application.
Work in progress.
The Data Explorer allows you to easily manage your data.
The UI is auto-generated depending on the
models of your application.
So, in just a few seconds, you are able to create, search, view, edit and
delete your data.
To try it, simply create a new API using the Studio or the CLI. Then restart the server and reload the web browser page.
List, edit and delete the users information of your application.
Each user can be related to one or many roles.
The first registered user is automatically related to the
Strapi contains a security system based on the routes of your application. The admin panel allows you to visualize the different routes of your server and to manage the security of each of them.
Public: no level of security (anyone can use the route).
Registered: the user has to be logged to use the route.
Owner: the user must be one of the
modelupdated or deleted.
Admin: only the users related to the
adminrole are allowed to access the route.
The admin panel is developed with Angular.js, using the John PAPA styleguide.
You can customize the admin from
./api/admin/public in your generated application.
To build the admin panel:
$ npm install gulp bower -g.
$ npm installin this directory.
$ gulp serve.
$ gulp dist. That will update the files in the following folder:
If you change the default port (1337) of your server, you will have to update
./api/admin/public/config/config.json and then run
$ npm install && gulp dist
NOTE: You can create your own
admin generator using the
Learn more how to use custom generators.