Create a scraper
Create a new scraper in the InfluxDB user interface (UI).
Create a scraper in the InfluxDB UI
Click the Settings tab in the navigation bar.
Click the Scrapers tab.
Click Create Scraper.
Enter a Name for the scraper.
Select a Bucket to store the scraped data.
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.
The new scraper will begin scraping data after approximately 10 seconds, then continue scraping in 10 second intervals.
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:
- Post in the InfluxData Community
- In the InfluxDB UI, click Feedback in the left navigation bar.