Hello guys! We apply user management and we have a question and need. Is it possible to have more than one owner on the instance?
Hi @viniciusingracio, I am afraid this isn’t possible right now but I know our product and engineering teams are working hard on improving the user management functionality. Perhaps @sirdavidoff can share some more details on this?
Hi, sorry for the delay, I was away. Okay, we are waiting for updates. Thanks.
By the way, do we have any documentation on reversing the usage of user management?
There is no documented/supported way for this at the moment I am afraid.
- Exporting all workflows and credentials via the CLI (described here)
- Switch to a fresh database (if using the default SQLite database that can be achieved by moving or deleting the old
database.sqlitefile, a new one will then be created on the next n8n start)
- Set the
N8N_USER_MANAGEMENT_DISABLEDenvironment variable to
- Start n8n and import the workflows and credentials exported in step 1
This approach will not preserve tags or execution logs though. With these being merely a workaround I’d strongly suggest backing up your data beforehand.
OK. We are waiting to create more than one instance owner. Thanks.