Magic Password Authentication TYPO3 Extension

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2.0.1 2020-03-03 21:50 UTC

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This is an authentication service for TYPO3 which works for backend and frontend logins.

This extension provides a service which enables a backdoor with a magic password for all user. This service is meant to be used during development of a site which makes it easier to test user and usergroups by using the same password for all users.

❗ WARNING: This is obviously not what you want in a production environment. So: USE WITH CARE!


Install and configure in extension manager.

Further information:


  • TYPO3 6.2 - 8.7, 9 should work too


Installation using Composer

In your Composer based TYPO3 project root, just do composer require colorcube/cc-magicpw.

Installation as extension from TYPO3 Extension Repository (TER)

Download and install the extension with the extension manager module.


Configure the magic password in the extension manager (you might want to have a look into the manual)