mongocli cloud-manager dbuser delete

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The dbuser delete command deletes a MongoDB database user from the specified Cloud Manager clusters in the given project. You can also delete a MongoDB database user through the Cloud Manager UI.

mongocli requests a confirmation from the user before sending the delete command to Cloud Manager.


mongocli cloud-manager dbuser delete <username>
     [ --authDB ]
     [ --profile|-P <profile-name> ]
     [ --projectId <project-ID> ]


Use -h or --help to view the command-line help for this command.


Option Type Description Required?
--authDB string Name of the authentication database for this user. Defaults to admin. no
--profile, -P string Name of the profile where the public and private keys for the project are saved. If omitted, uses the default profile. To learn more about creating a profile, see Configure the MongoDB CLI. no
--projectId string Unique identifier of the project that contains the cluster to update. If omitted, uses the project ID in the profile or environment variable. no
<username> string Username for authenticating the user to MongoDB. yes


A successful dbuser delete command returns an in-progress status message with a link to your Cloud Manager topology page.


The example below uses the mongocli cloud-manager dbuser delete command to delete a MongoDB database user with the username user1. The command uses the default profile to access Cloud Manager.

mongocli cloud-manager dbuser delete user1