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Automatic admin users for Django projects.

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Automatic admin users for Django projects.



This project is open sourced under the MIT License.


$ pip install django-autoadmin
  • Add 'autoadmin', to your project’s INSTALLED_APPS list.

  • Load the autoadmin_tags in your login template.

  • Call the autoadmin_partial to display the information of the autogenerated admin user.

  • Use the management command createautoadmin to create an admin user with an automatic password.

by default, django-autoadmin creates a django superuser with the username="admin", email="" and password randomly generated.

you could modify this by creating the following variables in your settings file




NOTE: if AUTOADMIN_PASSWORD is None, the password will be randomly generated.


  • Check for open issues or open a fresh issue to start a discussion around a feature idea or a bug.

  • Fork the repository on GitHub to start making your changes to the master branch (or branch off of it).

  • Write a test which shows that the bug was fixed or that the feature works as expected.

  • Make sure to add yourself to the AUTHORS file.

  • Send a pull request

1.1.1 (2016-05-05)

  • Include missing migrations into package.

1.1.0 (2015-10-16)

  • Corrected a situation where project migrating database from old version not using django-autoadmin would have problem logging in.

  • Added a test project

  • Code coverage is now 100%

  • Added tox test support

  • Setting overrides now work all the time

  • django-autoadmin is now tested against Python 2.7, 3.2, 3.3, 3.4, Django 1.7 and 1.8

  • Removed all PEP8 warnings

  • All autoadmin code was moved from the management command to the AutoAdminSingleton manager

1.0.1 (2015-06-14)

  • No changes, just a version bump as required by PyPI

1.0.0 (2015-06-14)

  • Update included partial template

  • Django admin interface enabled

  • Drop support for Django < 1.6

  • Adds support Django >= 1.7

  • Autoadmin user is no longer created after database migration

  • Add new createautoadmin management command

  • Uses Django’s own createsuperuser management command

  • Adds Django native database migrations

  • Uses AppConfig to about running code during import

  • Adds supports for custom User models

  • ENABLE setting removed

  • Default email changed to

0.5.0 (2014-08-25)

  • Initial release

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