Create a scraper
Create a new scraper in the InfluxDB user interface (UI).
Create a scraper in the InfluxDB UI
In the navigation menu on the left, select Data (Load Data) > Scrapers.
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:8086/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.
Support and feedback
Thank you for being part of our community! We welcome and encourage your feedback and bug reports for InfluxDB and this documentation. To find support, the following resources are available:
InfluxDB Cloud and InfluxDB Enterprise customers can contact InfluxData Support.