How to Configure the Default Page in Magento 2


In this topic, I will introduce how to configure the default page. The default page is a page which will be appeared when click on base URL. Often home page is configured as default page. When a “Page Not Found” error occurs, the default page will be shown.

Follow the simple guide here to configure the default pages:

  • On the Admin panel, click Stores. In the Settings section, select Configuration.
  • Select Web under General in the panel on the left
  • Open the Default Pages section, and continue with following:

How to Configure the Default Page

  • In the Default Web URL field, the default value cms or enter other value as needed
  • In the CMS Home Page field, select the page you want to become home page, as normal you should select “Home Page”
  • In the Default No-route URL field, the default value is “cms/index/noRoute.” or enter other value as needed
  • In the CMS No Route Page field, select 404 Page Not Found value to show CMS page when a 404 Not Found error appears
  • In the CMS No Cookies Page field, select Enable Cookies value to show CMS Page when cookies are disabled in the browser
  • In the Show Breadcrumbs for CMS Pages field, set to Yes if you want to show a breadcrumb trail at the top of all CMS pages

  • When complete, click Save Config.

Ref: Magento 2 User Guide

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