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Available in OroCommerce

Configure Customer User Settings per Website

To change the default customer user configuration settings for a website:

  1. Navigate to System > Websites in the main menu.

  2. For the necessary website, hover over the More Options menu to the right of the necessary website and click to start editing the configuration.

  3. Select Commerce > Customer > Customer Users in the menu on the left.


    For faster navigation between the configuration menu sections, use Quick Search.

  4. The following configuration options are available:

    • Default Customer Owner — Service information that determines which user has full access to managing and viewing customer information. Usually, this is the default customer administrator or the administrator assigned to the customer. Applies to the customers created in the back-office as well as to those who register on the OroCommerce website.

    • Registration Allowed — Enables/disables registration of new customers from the storefront login screen.

    • Confirmation Required — Enables/disables the email confirmation step following user registration.

    • Show Registration Link — Shows/hides the registration link from the storefront login screen. The link is next to the Sign In link in the top bar.

    • Required Company Name — Shows/hides the company name field in the registration form in the storefront. Required for individual customers who do not belong to any company.

    • Show Registration Instructions — Enables/disables registration instructions on the storefront login page. This option is disabled by default.

    • Registration Instructions Text — If Show Registration Instructions is enabled, the text provided in the field is displayed on the storefront login page.

    • Enable API Key Generation — Enable/disable automatic generation of API access keys for new customer users.

  5. To customize any of these options:

    1. Clear the Use Organization box next to the option.

    2. Select the new option.

  6. Click Save Settings.