Creating a database user

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Creating a database user

Last updated February 10th, 2016

Creating a database user is a simple process which can be achieved by following the steps below:

  1. Navigate to the 'Containers' module and click the 'Databases' button in the upper navigation bar:

    Databases

  2. You should now see a list of existing databases. Select which database you want to create a user for. If this list is empty, you will need to create a database to get started:

    Databases List

  3. On this page you can see current users that have access to this database, if this is a new database the list will be empty. Click the 'Add Database User' button to add a new user:

    Database Add User

  4. Enter a username and password for the database user. You can also add existing users that currently do not have access to this database by clicking on them:

    Database Add User Details

  5. When you're ready, click the 'Add User' button to begin creating your new user. The new user will appear in the list with a progress indicator alongside it. When the indicator disappears, the user is ready to be used:

    Database User Ready

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