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Reset password works but redirects it to the wrong link

Hi guys,
I met a bug.
I do have a a website on your service: https://something.netlify.app (“something” is dummy url)
Now, please, follow up: → When I go “Identity” → then I click on one any confirmed user → click “Send reset password email” I’m getting successfully getting confirmation email → when I click on the confirmation link I am successfully redirected to page which allow me to reset password → once I typed in new password and confirmed it with a button below I’m getting redirected to the link: “something.netlify.app/admin/admin”, instead of “portl-staging.netlify.app/admin” . Tried it on different users and works same. The password reset works successfully and for me its not an issue but for many non-technical guys its an issue indeed. Can you, please, fix the redirect link which works incorrectly. Thanks

It is assumed that your will handle the login/signup on the home page and thus, after login or something you can go to /admin/. It’s not a bug, rather intended behaviour and it’s mostly handled by client-side JS code.

Are you able to share your source code?

I wrote a little guide on how to setup Netlify Identity to work with Netlify CMS:

the root of my project looks like the following:

drwxr-xr-x  8 user user   4096 Aug  4 18:50 .git
-rw-r--r--  1 user user     63 Aug  4 18:21 .gitignore
-rw-r--r--  1 user user   1551 Aug  4 18:21 .gitlab-ci.yml
-rw-r--r--  1 user user    299 Aug  4 18:21 README.md
drwxr-xr-x  2 user user  20480 Aug  4 18:21 articles
-rw-r--r--  1 user user   2055 Aug  4 18:21 gridsome.config.js
-rw-r--r--  1 user user    576 Aug  4 18:21 gridsome.server.js
drwxr-xr-x  2 user user   4096 Aug  4 18:21 home_articles
drwxr-xr-x  2 user user   4096 Aug  4 18:21 links
drwxr-xr-x  2 user user   4096 Aug  4 18:21 media
-rw-r--r--  1 user user 728298 Aug  4 18:21 package-lock.json
-rw-r--r--  1 user user   1507 Aug  4 18:21 package.json
-rw-r--r--  1 user user     81 Aug  4 18:21 portl.code-workspace
drwxr-xr-x  2 user user   4096 Aug  4 18:21 product_features
drwxr-xr-x  3 user user   4096 Aug  4 18:21 scripts
drwxr-xr-x  9 user user   4096 Aug  4 18:21 src
drwxr-xr-x  7 user user   4096 Aug  4 18:21 static
drwxr-xr-x  2 user user   4096 Aug  4 18:21 text_blocks
drwxr-xr-x  2 user user   4096 Aug  4 18:21 use_cases

when I go cd ./src/admin I see 3 files:

-rw-r--r-- 1 user user     4101 Aug  4 18:50 config.yml
-rw-r--r-- 1 user user     256 Aug  4 18:21 index.html
-rw-r--r-- 1 user user     29 Aug  4 18:21 index.js

index.js it is a one-liner file and looks the following:
import CMS from "netlify-cms"

Should I show you some more?
Thanks for help

I’ve been following this article and issue is not resolved … any other help or should I provide more info?

Have you followed the gridsome guide?:
https://www.netlifycms.org/docs/gridsome/

If you’re using the gridsome-plugin-netlify-cms, you might want to dive into it’s configuration options:

https://gridsome.org/plugins/gridsome-plugin-netlify-cms

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