Password on admin page

I am being asked for my password at

How is this password stored or generated as, I presume, it is not the netlify password.

Perhaps it is the time of the night but I am lost here.

Hi and welcome to the Netlify community forum. You are indeed correct, it is not the Netlify password. I assume you’re trying to use Netlify CMS with the git gateway backend. That means you’ll have to add users through the Identity panel. Read all about it in the docs here:

I have to add that you’re missing the Netlify Identity Widget, which is required to confirm users and set up your password. Learn how to add the widget here: