Creating a user

Use the Organization Administration Console to create a user of any type other than registered customer.

About this task

To register a customer to a B2C or B2B direct store, refer to Registering a customer to a store.


  1. Open the Organization Administration Console.
  2. Click Access Management > Create User.
    Note: You will not be able to create a user under an organization that is of type "authorization domain".
  3. Provide appropriate information for the fields and click OK.
    Note: The Challenge question and Answer to challenge question fields are displayed only if <OrgAdminConsole ShowChallengeInformation="true" /> has been set in the WebSphere Commerce configuration file.
  4. Select roles for the user.
  5. Optional: Select member groups for the user.