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(The comments found at the beginning of the groff file "man1/npm-adduser.1".)
- Add a registry user account
npm adduser [--registry=url] [--scope=@orgname] [--always-auth]
Create or verify a user named <username>
in the specified registry, and save the credentials to the .npmrc
file. If no registry is specified, the default registry will be used (see npm help 7 npm-config
The username, password, and email are read in from prompts.
To reset your password, go to www.npmjs.com/forgot
To change your email address, go to www.npmjs.com/email-edit
You may use this command multiple times with the same user account to authorize on a new machine. When authenticating on a new machine, the username, password and email address must all match with your existing record.
is an alias to adduser
and behaves exactly the same way.
The base URL of the npm package registry. If scope
is also specified, this registry will only be used for packages with that scope. See npm help 7 npm-scope
If specified, the user and login credentials given will be associated with the specified scope. See npm help 7 npm-scope
. You can use both at the same time, e.g.
npm adduser --registry=myregistry.example.com --scope=@myco
This will set a registry for the given scope and login or create a user for that registry at the same time.
If specified, save configuration indicating that all requests to the given registry should include authorization information. Useful for private registries. Can be used with --registry
and / or --scope
npm adduser --registry=private-registry.example.com --always-auth
This will ensure that all requests to that registry (including for tarballs) include an authorization header. See always-auth in npm help 7 npm-config for more details on always-auth. Registry-specific configuration of always-auth takes precedence over any global configuration.
npm help 7 registry
npm help config
npm help 7 config
npm help 5 npmrc
npm help owner
npm help whoami