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How to configure the default homepage in Magento 2

This section referes to how to configure the default homepage. The default homepage 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.

You can also setup default pages according to your store views. See the following screenshot.Select the store view and configure as per your wish and save the configuration.


  • 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:


  • 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.