Managing users

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This page describes procedures for managing your Bamboo users locally in Bamboo.

For an brief overview of other options for managing your Bamboo users see Users and permissions.

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See also:

Create a new user account

 Bamboo users can:

Depending on your organization's requirements, you can also configure Bamboo to grant access to non-users.

To create a Bamboo user:

  1. Click the  icon in the Bamboo header and choose Overview.
  2. Click Users in the left navigation panel (under 'Security').
  3. Complete the 'Add User' form:

    UsernameUsername cannot be changed after the user is created.
    PasswordThe user can easily change their password later.
    EmailThe address to which notifications are sent.
    Instant Messaging AddressIf no IM address is specified, Bamboo will not be able to recognize the user's context when interacting using IM.
    Source Repository AliasesIf the user is a Bamboo author, click Add Alias to enter the user's login name for their source-code repository.
    If you don't know their login name, they can specify it themselves later.

Change a user's password or details

To change a user's password or details:

  1. Click the  icon in the Bamboo header and choose Overview.
  2. Click Users in the left panel (under 'Security').
  3. Locate the user by typing part of their username, full name or email, and clicking Search
  4. Click Edit for the required user.
  5. Edit the user's details or password as necessary.
    • If you have configured SMTP email on your Bamboo server, the user will automatically receive an email containing their new password.
    • The user can easily change their password later.
  6. Click Save.

Note that:

Last modified on May 26, 2016

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