Django admin integration for Django Hijack (https://github.com/arteria/django-hijack/)
![Screenshot of django-hijack in action on the admin site.](docs/admin-screenshot.png)
Follow the instructions on http://django-hijack.readthedocs.org/en/stable/#installation to install django-hijack.
Get the latest stable release from PyPi:
pip install django-hijack-admin
In your ``settings.py``, add ``hijack_admin`` to your installed apps:
INSTALLED_APPS = (
For the admin integration to work, you must explicitly set `HIJACK_ALLOW_GET_REQUESTS = True` in your project settings.
Please be aware that users can now be hijacked not only using POST requests, but also using GET requests, which could facilitate CSRF attacks.
Path to the template for the "Hijack" buttons. Default: `'hijack_admin/admin_button.html'`
Whether the user model should be registered with `HijackUserAdmin` automatically. Default: `True`
## Custom user admins
Custom user admins are supported. Just set `HIJACK_REGISTER_ADMIN = False` and
modify your custom admin class as shown in this example:
from hijack_admin.admin import HijackUserAdminMixin
class MyUserAdmin(UserAdmin, HijackUserAdminMixin):
list_display = (
'hijack_field', # Hijack button
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