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Enabling multi-tenancy

In Alfresco, the multi-tenancy feature is pre-configured out-of-the-box, although it is not enabled by default.

When you install Alfresco, multi-tenancy is disabled. The multi-tenancy feature is automatically enabled when the first tenant is created. Only an Administrator user can create tenants.

However, if you wish to disable multi-tenancy, you need to delete all the tenants. See the Managing tenants.

Note: When in a cluster, all the cluster members must be restarted after enabling multi-tenancy.
Note: If you have pre-existing user logins with syntax <name>@<domain>, you should not create a tenant with that domain name. This will break the login functionality of the existing users with logins <name>@<domain>.