Liferay provides a built-in authentication mechanism that, by default, allows users to log in using their e-mail address. Additionally, there are a number of functionalities, such as automatic log in or forgotten password functionality, that assist users and help them go through the authentication process. However, in some cases, the standard authentication behavior must be modified.
Log in to Liferay as a user with administrator credentials. By default, the credentials are as follows:
In order to change the default authentication settings, perform the following steps: