Getting Started

Open the Web Application

Enter the hostname on which Cryptomator Server was installed into the browser. If you test the software on your local device, this would be e.g. https://localhost.

Browser Compatibility

Edge: Does not currently support crypto operations such as server unlock.

Initial Setup

  1. In the setup screen, assign a server key to encrypt the data as well as a password for the admin user.
  2. Then you will be prompted to unlock the server with the server key.
  3. Now you can log in with admin and the corresponding password that you have just chosen.


In the Web application, there is a menu on the left. Click on Admin to manage settings.

Setting up Workspaces

  1. Click on Workspaces in the administration menu.
  2. Create a workspace and assign a name of your choice.
  3. Assign those users or user groups which should have access to this workspace.

Connecting a Directory Server

  1. Click on LDAP in the administration menu, activate it, and enter the data for the connection to the directory server.
  2. Check if the import of the users/groups was successful by clicking on Users/Groups in the menu on the left.