Core
API v2.x
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# createMyCredentials

Creates new credentials for the current user.


# Query Syntax

# HTTP

Available since 2.4.0
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URL: http://kuzzle:7512/_me/credentials/<strategy>/_create
Method: POST
Headers: Authorization: "Bearer <authentication token>"
Body:
Deprecated since 2.4.0
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URL: http://kuzzle:7512/credentials/<strategy>/_me/_create
Method: POST
Headers: Authorization: "Bearer <authentication token>"
Body:
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{
  // example with the "local" authentication strategy
  "username": "MyUser",
  "password": "MyPassword"
}

# Other protocols

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{
  "controller": "auth",
  "action": "createMyCredentials",
  "strategy": "<strategy>",
  "jwt": "<authentication token>",
  "body": {
    "username": "MyUser",
    "password": "MyPassword"
  }
}

# Arguments

  • jwt: valid authentication token (for the HTTP protocol, the token is to be passed to the Authorization header instead)
  • strategy: name of the authentication strategy to use

# Body properties

Credentials to be created. The properties to send will depend on the chosen authentication strategy.


# Response

The result content depends on the authentication strategy.

Example with the local authentication strategy:

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{
  "status": 200,
  "error": null,
  "action": "createMyCredentials",
  "controller": "auth",
  "result": {
    "username": "MyUser",
    "kuid": "<kuid>"
  }
}