Master Password - Logging into a customer's account

Zen Cart Master Password / Login as Customer

There are many cases where it is beneficial to login to a customer’s account.

  • Troubleshooting a problem they are experiencing
  • Placing an order on their behalf
  • Pre-loading the cart for them to complete an order.

In Zen Cart 1.5.7, a feature called “Admin Login As Customer” has been added, that allows you to select a customer’s account in Admin > Customers and login as them using your admin credentials.

Prior to this version, logging in as a customer was still possible using one of these mods:


Still have questions? No problem! Just head over to the Zen Cart support forum and ask there.
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Last modified April 3, 2020 by Scott C Wilson (a117296).