Getting started
The "Getting started" section is an overview and quick explanation of AdminJS ecosystem. Detailed instructions for setting up your AdminJS application and connecting it to your database(s) are described in separate guides (scroll down to Setup for quick links).


An AdminJS application consists of:
  • a core package
  • a plugin (for a framework of your choice)
  • an adapter for (for a ORM/ODM of your choice)


First of all, install the core package:
$ yarn add adminjs
Next, install one of our plugins:
$ yarn add @adminjs/express # for Express server
$ yarn add @adminjs/nestjs # for Nest server
$ yarn add @adminjs/hapi # for Hapi server
$ yarn add @adminjs/koa # for Koa server
$ yarn add @adminjs/fastify # for Fastify server
Finally, install an adapter:
$ yarn add @adminjs/typeorm # for TypeORM
$ yarn add @adminjs/sequelize # for Sequelize
$ yarn add @adminjs/mongoose # for Mongoose
$ yarn add @adminjs/prisma # for Prisma
$ yarn add @adminjs/mikroorm # for MikroORM
$ yarn add @adminjs/objection # for Objection


After you have installed AdminJS dependencies, proceed to:
  • Plugins section for instructions on how to setup AdminJS with your framework.
  • Adapters section for instructions on how to connect your AdminJS instance to your database.
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