Create an Admin Account
1. In the Personal Information section, enter the following:
- First Name
- Last Name
2. In the Login Information section, do the following:
a. Enter the Username you of the owner of the Magento store.
b. Enter the Password that is associated with your Admin account. To confirm, enter it
again in the Confirm Password field.
3. (Optional) If you already have one, enter the Encryption Key. Otherwise, Magento will
generate one for you.
The encryption key protects sensitive data such as passwords and personally identifiable
customer information. The encryption key is stored on the server at: /app/etc/local.xml
4. Click the Continue button, and you’re all set!
l To explore your new store, click the Go to Frontend button.
l To explore your store’s admin, click the Go to Backend button.