Each Canvas application has its own admin console. You can access the admin console via the following URL:
- http://<server name>:<Canvas port number>/<application name>/admin
For example to access the admin section of the samples application, the URL is:
You will be prompted with the following login window:
The default login is:
- Username: Admin
Leave the password blank.
Update the password:
You can update the admin console password in the settings page:
- http://<server name>:<Canvas port number>/<Application name>/admin#/setting
- For the samples application: http://localhost:8080/samples/admin#/setting
Reset the password:
The password is encrypted and can be found in CWAS/webapps/<application name>/WEB-INF/config/security.json:
If you are unable to login:
To reset the password, set the password value to blank in the security.json file:
After updating the security.json file, you do not need to restart the Cubewise Application Server.