Local Access Authentication
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Local access authentication is a method for validating users based on usernames and passwords managed within the system.
Step 1: Enabling local authentication
As an administrator, navigate to the Settings -> Server configuration.
Locate the Local option and activate this setting to allow local authentication.
Step 2: Granting local access
To grant local access, administrators set up individual user accounts. This involves creating each account with a unique username and a secure password in the Administration section. For detailed guidance on creating user accounts, refer to the Users article.
Recovering from disabled authentication methods
If an administrator disables all types of authentication, including Local, the administrator cannot log in with their credentials after logging out. In such a situation, you need to:
Open the file
"local"to the list.
Restart the server to apply the changes.