Start screen for back-end(Admin) control of an entire Joomla website. A user must have the correct priviledges for access.

How to access

The Control Panel can be accessed by logging into Joomla!'s back-end and should be thought as the main overview page for navigation to site controls and content creation. After logging in, the Control Panel will be displayed. To access the Control Panel from another area in the back-end:


The Control Panel provides access to many default Joomla! functions and features through a drop down menu bar, general notification area and clickable icons. A short list of some of the features from the Control Panel is:

Some of the direct links for quick access are to the Media, Menu, User, Module, Extension, and Language Managers as well as the Global Configuration. For a complete list of these icons and thier function, see below.


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The icons available in control panel are:

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