The Statamic Control Panel enables you to publish content, manage users, configure settings, run updates, and all manner of other useful things. It's responsive, intuitive, and powerful.
You can access the Statamic Control Panel by visiting
yourwebsite.com/cp. If you’d like to use a different URL, you can change the
$control_panel variable in your
index.php file accordingly.
$control_panel = 'chamber-of-secrets';
You may disable the Control Panel by editing the value in your
$control_panel = false; // disabled
If you want to disable per-environment, you may add the following to your
.env file on the appropriate environments.
The Statamic Control panel may be translated into different languages.
The translation files for English are included, and are located in
statamic/resources/lang/en. If you would like to translate another language, copy the
en folder into
site/lang and rename it to the short locale code of your choice, and begin editing the data inside.
By default, the Statamic Control Panel will be displayed in your default locale’s language.
The default locale is the first one listed in your
locales list in your System settings, which should also match the
$locale setting in your
# system.yaml locales: en: name: English full: en_US url: /
// index.php $locale = 'en';
The language is determined by taking the first portion of the
full: en_US will use
You may override the Control Panel’s locale by setting the
locale value in:
site/settings/cp.yamlto apply to all users.
- A user’s file to apply to only that user.
This should be the short locale value (eg.
en) rather than the full (eg.
For example, to display the Control Panel in French you would add the following:
Learn more about localization.