Change your password
This page documents an earlier version of InfluxDB. InfluxDB v2.6 is the latest stable version. View this page in the v2.6 documentation.
influx command line interface (CLI) to update your password.
User passwords cannot be updated in the InfluxDB UI.
Change your password using the influx CLI
influx user password command
to update a password for a user. To update a password, you need the following:
- Username or user ID (provided in the output of
influx user list)
- New password
- Operator token
Update a password
# Syntax influx user password -n <username> -t <token> # Example influx user password -n johndoe -t My5uPErSecR37t0k3n
When prompted, enter and confirm the new password.
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