Create a user
Use the InfluxDB user interface (UI) or the
influx command line interface (CLI)
to create a user.
Create a user in the InfluxDB UI
While in alpha, additional users cannot be created in the InfluxDB UI.
Create a user using the influx CLI
influx user create command
to create a new user. A new user requires the following:
# Pattern influx user create -n <username> # Example influx user create -n johndoe
Create a user with a password and organization
To create a new user with a password and add the user as a member of an organization,
include a password and organization ID with the
influx user create command.
influx org find command
to retrieve your organization ID.
# Pattern influx user create -n <username> -p <password> -o <org-id> # Example influx user create -n johndoe -p PaSsWoRd -o 0o0x00o0x0000oo0
Bug Reports and Feedback
Thank you for being willing to help test InfluxDB v2.0 alpha! Feedback and bug reports are welcome and encouraged both for InfluxDB and this documentation. Submit feedback using one of the following methods: