I tried to set as a homepage a specific category page but only for a storeview, but I am not sure how to do this.

I have 2 store views and for one of these, I want to set particular category page as homepage.

Does anyone know how to do this?


You can use switcher for change configuration scope to set different default web urls for multiple store views

Store configuration by scope

  • so if i want to change let's say to baseurl/category , how can i do that? because if a put cms/category/ or i put only category a recive page not found Sep 6 '17 at 12:18
  • how are you set category as home page for your store? i propose to set default url as catalog/category/view/id/777
    – Max
    Sep 6 '17 at 12:25
  • my category is : www.mywebsite.com/category Sep 6 '17 at 12:33
  • and this is what i recive in backned if i go on the category catalog/category/edit/key/5691aa1a0a0b40b5b54feb3a9bb84ef41c8752907505d433b7ed1f369af6c8c7/id/99/ Sep 6 '17 at 12:34
  • you can get category id from category edit page and update Default Web Url setting to catalog/category/view/id/YOUR_CATEGORY_ID. For example catalog/category/view/id/99
    – Max
    Sep 6 '17 at 12:39

Please follow below steps to make category page as home page

Step 1 Find out an internal identifier of the category 24. enter image description here

Step 2 Locate the General → Web → Default Pages → Default Web URL option in the Stores → Configuration and set it in the following format:


where ID is an internal identifier of the category. enter image description here enter image description here

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