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In order to access the admin API endpoints you need to identify yourself. Unless you're using the none authentication method, you'll need to create an ADMIN token and add an Authorization header using the token.

List all users

GET https://unleash.host.com/api/admin/user-admin

Will return all users and all available root roles for the Unleash instance.

Body

{
"rootRoles": [
{
"description": "Users with the global admin role have superuser access to Unleash and can perform any operation within the unleash platform.",
"id": 1,
"name": "Admin",
"project": null,
"type": "root"
},
{
"description": "Users with this role have access most features in Unleash, but can not manage users and roles in the global scope. If a user with a global regular role creates a project, they will become a project admin and receive superuser rights within the context of that project.",
"id": 2,
"name": "Editor",
"project": null,
"type": "root"
},
{
"description": "Users with this role can only read root resources in Unleash. They may be added as collaborator to specific projects.",
"id": 3,
"name": "Viewer",
"project": null,
"type": "root"
}
],
"users": [
{
"createdAt": "2021-05-14T08:56:34.859Z",
"email": "random-user@getunleash.ai",
"id": 3,
"imageUrl": "https://gravatar.com/avatar/3066e45cf3a09d9a4b51e08a3ac20749?size=42&default=retro",
"inviteLink": "",
"isAPI": false,
"loginAttempts": 0,
"rootRole": 1,
"seenAt": null
},
{
"createdAt": "2021-05-14T08:58:07.891Z",
"email": "random-user2@getunleash.ai",
"id": 4,
"imageUrl": "https://gravatar.com/avatar/90047524992cd6ae8f66e249a7630d80?size=42&default=retro",
"inviteLink": "",
"isAPI": false,
"loginAttempts": 0,
"rootRole": 1,
"seenAt": null
}
]
}

Get a single users

GET https://unleash.host.com/api/admin/user-admin/:id

Will return a single user by id.

Body

{
"createdAt": "2021-05-14T08:58:07.891Z",
"email": "random-user2@getunleash.ai",
"id": 4,
"imageUrl": "https://gravatar.com/avatar/90047524992cd6ae8f66e249a7630d80?size=42&default=retro",
"inviteLink": "",
"isAPI": false,
"loginAttempts": 0,
"rootRole": 1,
"seenAt": null
}

Search for users

You can also search for users via the search API. It will preform a simple search based on name and email matching the given query. Requires minimum 2 characters.

GET http://localhost:4242/api/admin/user-admin/search?q=iv

Body

[
{
"email": "iva2@some-mail.com",
"id": 19,
"imageUrl": "https://gravatar.com/avatar/6c795493735ff1864f17d47ec52cf0ec?size=42&default=retro"
},
{
"email": "ivar@another.com",
"id": 20,
"imageUrl": "https://gravatar.com/avatar/f4b3e16a54bfbe824eb814479053bf88?size=42&default=retro"
}
]

Add a new user

POST https://unleash.host.com/api/admin/user-admin

Creates a new user with the given root role.

Payload properties

Requirements

The payload must contain at least one of the name and email properties, though which one is up to you. For the user to be able to log in to the system, the user must have an email.

Property nameRequiredDescriptionExample value(s)
emailNoThe user's email address. Must be provided if name is not provided."user@getunleash.io"
nameNoThe user's name. Must be provided if email is not provided."Some Name"
rootRoleYesThe role to assign to the user. Can be either the role's ID or its unique name.2, "Editor"
sendEmailNoWhether to send a welcome email with a login link to the user or not. Defaults to true.false

Body

{
"email": "some-email@getunleash.io",
"name": "Some Name",
"rootRole": 2,
"sendEmail": true
}

Return values:

201: Created

{
"createdAt": "2021-05-18T10:28:23.067Z",
"email": "some-email@getunleash.io",
"emailSent": true,
"id": 1337,
"imageUrl": "https://gravatar.com/avatar/222f2ab70c039dda12e3d11acdcebd02?size=42&default=retro",
"inviteLink": "http://localhost:4242/new-user?token=123",
"isAPI": false,
"loginAttempts": 0,
"name": "Some Name",
"rootRole": 2,
"seenAt": null
}

400: Bad request

[
{
"msg": "User already exists"
}
]

400: Bad request

[
{
"msg": "You must specify username or email"
}
]

Update a user

POST https://unleash.host.com/api/admin/user-admin/:userId

Updates use with new fields

Body

{
"email": "some-email@getunleash.io",
"name": "Some Name",
"rootRole": 2
}

Notes

  • userId is required as a url path parameter.
  • All fields are optional. Only provided fields are updated.

Delete a user

DELETE https://unleash.host.com/api/admin/user-admin/:userId

Deletes the user with the given userId.

Possible return values:

  • 200: OK - user was deleted
  • 404: NOT FOUND - No user with the provided userId was found

Change password for a user

POST https://unleash.host.com/api/admin/user-admin/:userId/change-password

Body

{
"password": "k!5As3HquUrQ"
}

Return values:

  • 200 OK: Password was changed.
  • 400 Bad Request: Password was not changed. Unleash requires a strong password.
    • This means
      • minimum 10 characters long
      • contains at least one uppercase letter
      • contains at least one number
      • contains at least one special character (symbol)
  • Please see in the response body on how to improve the password.

Validate password for a user

You can use this endpoint to validate the strength of a given password. Unleash requires a strong password.

  • This means
    • minimum 10 characters long
    • contains at least one uppercase letter
    • contains at least one number
    • contains at least one special character (symbol)

http POST http://localhost:4242/api/admin/user-admin/validate-password

Body

{
"password": "some-simple"
}
  • 200 OK: Password is strong enough for Unleash.
  • 400 Bad Request: Unleash requires a stronger password. Please see in the response body on how to improve the password.