Authentification - Admin Passkey

Allows system administrator to authenticate with any account

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Authentification - System Administrator Passkey

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This module extends the functionality of users module to support loging in with an extra system administrator password in other user accounts.

  • System Administrator has now the possibility to login in with any login
  • According to the configuration, Odoo will send a mail to user and admin to indicate them

Table of contents


To enable this feature, once the module installed, you have to add the following keys in your odoo.cfg configuration file.

  • auth_admin_passkey_password. The password that allows user to logging in with any login. If not set, the feature is disabled.
  • auth_admin_passkey_send_to_user (default True), if enabled, an email will be send to the user, if his account has been used by the System Administrator.
  • auth_admin_passkey_sysadmin_email. If set, an email will be sent to this mail.
  • auth_admin_passkey_sysadmin_lang. the language (exemple en_US), used for the mail sent to the System Administrator. If not set, the language of the SUPERUSER_ID user will be used.

typical Dev / Test configuration section

No keys to add.

typical Production configuration section

auth_admin_passkey_password = PASSKEY_PASSWORD
auth_admin_passkey_send_to_user = True
auth_admin_passkey_sysadmin_email = SYSADMIN_PASSWORD
auth_admin_passkey_sysadmin_lang = SYSADMIN_LANG

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This module is maintained by the OCA.

Odoo Community Association

OCA, or the Odoo Community Association, is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to support the collaborative development of Odoo features and promote its widespread use.

This module is part of the OCA/server-auth project on GitHub.

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