Administer > Overview of administering a WebSphere Commerce site > Organization Administration Console > Users

Create a user

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

To register a customer to a consumer direct or B2B direct store, refer to Register a customer to a store.


  1. Open the Organization Administration Console.

  2. Click Access Management > Create User.

    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.

    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.