Add User

  • URL:http://server:port/arcgis/admin/security/users/add (POST only)
  • Required Capability:Administrator
  • Version Introduced:10.1

Description

Adds a user account to the user store. This operation is available only when the user store is a read-write store such as the default ArcGIS Server store.

If the name of the user exists in the user store, an error will be returned.

Request Parameters

ParameterDetails
username

Description: The name of the user. The name must be unique in the user store.

password

Description: The password for this user.

fullname

Description: An optional full name for the user.

description

Description: An optional field to add comments or description for the user account.

email

Description: An optional email for the user account.

f

Description: The response format. The default response format is html.

Values: html | json

The above parameters can also be provided in JSON format and submitted as a value to the user parameter.

user={
		"username":"<username>",			
		"password":"<password>",			
		"fullname":"<fullname>",			
		"description":"<description>",			
		"email":"<email>"			
	}

Example Usage

http://server:port/arcgis/admin/security/users/add
	username=jwhite
	password=secret
	fullname=John White
	description=A platinum customer
	email=jwhite@email.com