influx user password
Works with InfluxDB OSS 2.x
influx user password command updates passwords for InfluxDB OSS 2.x users,
but does not update passwords for InfluxDB Cloud accounts.
To change your InfluxDB Cloud account password, see
Change your password.
influx user password command updates the password for a user in InfluxDB.
influx user password [flags]
|Flag||Description||Input type||Maps to ?|
|CLI configuration to use for command||string|
|Path to ||string|
|Help for the |
|HTTP address of InfluxDB (default ||string|
|Skip TLS certificate verification|
The examples below assume your InfluxDB host, organization, and token are
provided by either the active
influx CLI configuration or by environment variables (
If you do not have a CLI configuration set up or the environment variables set, include these required credentials for each command with the following flags:
--host: InfluxDB host
--org-id: InfluxDB organization name or ID
-t, --token: InfluxDB API token
Update a user password using a username
influx user password --name example-username # Prompts for password
Update a user password using a user ID
influx user password --id 0Xx0oox00XXoxxoo1 # Prompts for password
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