Account Module

This module implements the Login, Register, Forgot Password, Email Confirmation, Password Reset, sending and confirming Two-Factor Authentication functionalities of an application;

  • Built on the Microsoft's ASP.NET Core Identity library.
  • Identity Server Grant and Consent pages.
  • Setting page to manage self registration and two-factor authentication.

See the module description page for an overview of the module features.

How to Install

Identity is pre-installed in the startup templates. So, no need to manually install it.


This module follows the module development best practices guide and consists of several NuGet and NPM packages. See the guide if you want to understand the packages and relations between them.

NuGet Packages

  • Volo.Abp.Account.Pro.Admin.Application
  • Volo.Abp.Account.Pro.Admin.Application.Contracts
  • Volo.Abp.Account.Pro.Admin.HttpApi
  • Volo.Abp.Account.Pro.Admin.HttpApi.Client
  • Volo.Abp.Account.Pro.Admin.Web
  • Volo.Abp.Account.Pro.Public.Application
  • Volo.Abp.Account.Pro.Public.Application.Contracts
  • Volo.Abp.Account.Pro.Public.HttpApi
  • Volo.Abp.Account.Pro.Public.HttpApi.Client
  • Volo.Abp.Account.Pro.Public.Web
  • Volo.Abp.Account.Pro.Public.Web.IdentityServer
  • Volo.Abp.Account.Pro.Shared.Application
  • Volo.Abp.Account.Pro.Shared.Application.Contracts

NPM Packages

  • @volo/
  • @volo/

User Interface

Menu Items

This module doesn't define any menu items.


Login Page

Login page is used to log in to the system.


Register Page

Register page allows new users to register to your system.


Two Factor Authentication

Identity module allows two factor authentication pages.

Send Security Code

Send security code page allows selecting a two factor authentication provider (Email, Phone etc...) and sends a security code to user via selected provider.


Verify Security Code

Verify security code page verifies the security code sent to user and if the code is verified, user logs in to the system.


Data Seed

This module doesn't seed any data.



AbpAccountOptions can be configured in the UI layer, in the ConfigureServices method of your module. Example:

Configure<AbpAccountOptions>(options =>
    //Set options here...

AbpAccountOptions properties:

  • WindowsAuthenticationSchemeName (default: Windows): Name of the Windows authentication scheme.



See the IAccountSettingNames class members for all settings defined for this module.

Application Layer

Application Services

  • AccountAppService (implements IAccountAppService): Implements the use cases of the register and password reset UIs.
  • AccountSettingsAppService (implements IAccountSettingsAppService): Implements the use case of the account settings UI.


See the AccountPermissions class members for all permissions defined for this module.

Distributed Events

This module doesn't define any additional distributed event. See the standard distributed events.

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