How can i restrict customer dashboard links for specific customer group in magento2 frontend

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  • Customer desh board link means customer account all pages?
    – Amit Bera
    Oct 13, 2017 at 7:16
  • Yes, i want to hide links in customer account all pages Oct 13, 2017 at 9:34

1 Answer 1


In this case, you can use event


On this event fire an observer:* which will redirect a customer to **home whenever they are loggin and try access customer page

namespace {Vendor}\{Modulename}\Observer;

use Magento\Framework\Event\ObserverInterface;
use Magento\Customer\Model\Session;

class StopAccountAccess implements ObserverInterface

    protected $_helper;
    protected $_actionFlag;

    protected $messageManager;

    protected $redirect;
    protected $session;

    public function __construct(
        \Magento\Captcha\Helper\Data $helper,
        \Magento\Framework\App\ActionFlag $actionFlag,
        \Magento\Framework\Message\ManagerInterface $messageManager,
        \Magento\Framework\App\Response\RedirectInterface $redirect,
        Session $customerSession

    ) {
        $this->_helper = $helper;
        $this->_actionFlag = $actionFlag;
        $this->messageManager = $messageManager;
        $this->redirect = $redirect;
        $this->session = $customerSession;


    public function execute(\Magento\Framework\Event\Observer $observer)

            /** @var \Magento\Framework\App\Action\Action $controller */
            $controller = $observer->getControllerAction();
            $actionname = $controller->getRequest()->getActionName();
            $controllername= $controller->getRequest()->getControllerName();

            $disableredirectionAction  = array('loginPost','loginPost')

              $pattern = '/^(' . implode('|', $disableredirectionAction) . ')/i';

            if ($this->session->isLoggedIn() && !preg_match($pattern, $action) ) {
                $this->messageManager->addError(__('You cannot access account pages'));
                $this->_actionFlag->set('', \Magento\Framework\App\Action\Action::FLAG_NO_DISPATCH, true);
                $this->redirect->redirect($controller->getResponse(), '');

        return $this;
  • i have added screenshot above, please check Oct 13, 2017 at 11:23
  • You need add another event controller_action_predispatch_{fullActionname}
    – Amit Bera
    Oct 13, 2017 at 11:25
  • i want to hide the frontend customer dashboard links for particular users Oct 13, 2017 at 11:29
  • Yes, possible..,If you customer object then you can do
    – Amit Bera
    Oct 13, 2017 at 11:30

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