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Create a scraper

Create a new scraper in the InfluxDB user interface (UI).

Create a scraper in the InfluxDB UI

  1. Click Load Data in the navigation bar.

  2. Click Scrapers.

  3. Click Create Scraper.

  4. Enter a Name for the scraper.

  5. Select a Bucket to store the scraped data.

  6. Enter the Target URL to scrape. The default URL value is http://localhost:9999/metrics, which provides InfluxDB-specific metrics in the Prometheus data format.

  7. Click Create.

The new scraper will begin scraping data after approximately 10 seconds, then continue scraping in 10 second intervals.