A Rails engine that helps you put together a super-flexible admin dashboard.
Under MIT License
By thoughtbot

ruby admin-dashboard rails


A framework for creating flexible, powerful admin dashboards in Rails.
Try the demo.


Administrate is still pre-1.0,
and there may be occasional breaking changes to the API.
Check the release notes for important updates.

What Is Administrate?

Administrate is a library for Rails apps
that automatically generates admin dashboards.
Administrate's admin dashboards give non-technical users clean interfaces
that allow them to create, edit, search, and delete records
for any model in the application.

Administrate solves the same problem as Rails Admin and ActiveAdmin,
but aims to provide a better user experience for site admins,
and to be easier for developers to customize.

To accomplish these goals, Administrate follows a few guiding principles:


To customize the appearance, behavior, and contents of the dashboard,
we publish a set of guides for the current release.

These guides are available as markdown files in the docs subdirectory of the
git repository, too.

We publish docs for the upcoming release, which you can find at our prerelease


Please see

Administrate was originally written by Grace Youngblood and is now maintained by
Nick Charlton. Many improvements and bugfixes were contributed by the open


administrate is Copyright © 2015-2019 thoughtbot.
It is free software, and may be redistributed under the terms specified in the

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