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The first question that should be answered when setting the security strategy in SonarQube is: Can anonymous users browse the SonarQube instance or must authentication be required? To  To force user authentication, log in as a System administrator and go to Settings > General Settings > Security and set the sonar.forceAuthentication property to the Force user authentication property to trueTo allow users to sign up for a SonarQube account, set the sonar.allowUsersToSignUp Allow users to sign up property to true

Creating a User

A user is a set of basic information: login, password, name and email.

To create a new user, go to Setting > Users > Add new user: 

Changing

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your Password

Any user can change his own password. To do soTo change your password, log in and go to My_Name > My Profile:

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titleLDAP plugin

When the LDAP plugin is installed and activated, it is no longer possible for users to change their password. Then, only system administrators can do so through Settings > Users > Change password. Note that this password is only used when the LDAP server is not reachable and the authentication mechanism fall back to the SonarQube built-in mechanism.

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Default Admin Credentials

When installing SonarQube, a default user with administration privileges Administer System permission is created automatically:

  • Login: admin
  • Password: admin

FAQ

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lost the admin password

In case you lost the admin password of your SonarQube instance, you can reset it by executing the following query:

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