azureedx

Access different services in edX

NOTE: Remember to replace the SERVER-IP placeholder in the examples below with the actual IP address of your (edX) server.

LMS

Access the edX LMS at http://SERVER-IP.

NOTE: Use HTTPS for secure connections: https://SERVER-IP.

Studio (CMS)

To access the edX Studio, browse to http://SERVER-IP/edx-studio which redirects you to the proper port where Studio is listening (by default, 18010).

Django Admin console

IMPORTANT: For security reasons, Django Admin console is only accessible when using 127.0.0.1 as hostname.

To access the Django console from a remote system, you must create an SSH tunnel in order to access the Apache Web server via 127.0.0.1 in your local machine. Follow these instructions to create an SSH tunnel and remotely connect safely.

While the tunnel is active, you should be able to access the Django Admin console through the secure SSH tunnel you created, by browsing to http://127.0.0.1:LOCAL_PORT/admin.

Access Django console

Enter the following credentials to log in to the Django console: