suppose in magento backend i have to 2 role one is admin, other is sales. just like admin set start page for admin is dashboard. I want to set sales order is to be start page for sales role user.i want to know is there is any way to assign a start page for different role in magento.

  • if login as a sales order tab only displayed right. your question is not clear – Magento 2 Sep 23 '15 at 9:56
  • supoose If login by sales team (role) his start page is manage product page in magento backend. This is i want to know. – Code Killer Sep 23 '15 at 10:43
  • I think dynamically we can't change but we can restrict permission – Magento 2 Sep 23 '15 at 10:48
  • I am taking about how can set or customize start page for different role user not about resource access.@LearningMagento – Code Killer Sep 23 '15 at 11:38

There is no native function too achieve this.

But you can use admin_session_user_login_success event for this.

To implement magento event observer refer this link

then add event in your config.xml file


Then add this code in you observer file.

i.e., Path : app/code/{your-codepool}/{namespace}/{module}/Model/Observer.php

public function adminRedirect($observer)
    //get admin user id from observer
    $currentUserId = $observer->getuser()->getId();
    //get User Role
    $userRole = Mage::getModel('admin/user')->load($currentUserId)->getRole()->getRoleName();
    if($userRole == 'sales'){
             // If user role is sales then it'll redirect to the sales order list page
        $response = Mage::app()->getResponse();
    return $this;

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