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Users API

Users API

Creating a User

POST /v2/users/

Request

Route

POST /v2/users

Body

Name Description Default Valid Values Example Values
guid The UAA guid of the user to create.
  • guid-b7117994-61c9-4232-8ef8-fdd8f357260c
default_space_guid The guid of the default space for apps created by this user.
admin Whether the user is an admin (Use UAA instead).
{
  "guid": "guid-b7117994-61c9-4232-8ef8-fdd8f357260c"
}

Headers

Authorization: bearer eyJ0eXAiOiJKV1QiLCJhbGciOiJIUzI1NiJ9.eyJ1c2VyX2lkIjoidWFhLWlkLTE0OSIsImVtYWlsIjoiZW1haWwtMTA0QHNvbWVkb21haW4uY29tIiwic2NvcGUiOlsiY2xvdWRfY29udHJvbGxlci5hZG1pbiJdLCJhdWQiOlsiY2xvdWRfY29udHJvbGxlciJdLCJleHAiOjE0MjkwMzg3MDN9.nmd05MA9fzaYx_eemHWL4sZZxPCIzyTZXRE1h8pye9U
Host: example.org
Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded
Cookie: 

cURL

curl "https://api.[your-domain.com]/v2/users" -d '{
  "guid": "guid-b7117994-61c9-4232-8ef8-fdd8f357260c"
}' -X POST \
	-H "Authorization: bearer eyJ0eXAiOiJKV1QiLCJhbGciOiJIUzI1NiJ9.eyJ1c2VyX2lkIjoidWFhLWlkLTE0OSIsImVtYWlsIjoiZW1haWwtMTA0QHNvbWVkb21haW4uY29tIiwic2NvcGUiOlsiY2xvdWRfY29udHJvbGxlci5hZG1pbiJdLCJhdWQiOlsiY2xvdWRfY29udHJvbGxlciJdLCJleHAiOjE0MjkwMzg3MDN9.nmd05MA9fzaYx_eemHWL4sZZxPCIzyTZXRE1h8pye9U" \
	-H "Host: example.org" \
	-H "Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded" \
	-H "Cookie: "

Response

Status

201 Created

Body

{
  "metadata": {
    "guid": "guid-b7117994-61c9-4232-8ef8-fdd8f357260c",
    "url": "/v2/users/guid-b7117994-61c9-4232-8ef8-fdd8f357260c",
    "created_at": "2015-04-07T19:11:43Z",
    "updated_at": null
  },
  "entity": {
    "admin": false,
    "active": false,
    "default_space_guid": null,
    "spaces_url": "/v2/users/guid-b7117994-61c9-4232-8ef8-fdd8f357260c/spaces",
    "organizations_url": "/v2/users/guid-b7117994-61c9-4232-8ef8-fdd8f357260c/organizations",
    "managed_organizations_url": "/v2/users/guid-b7117994-61c9-4232-8ef8-fdd8f357260c/managed_organizations",
    "billing_managed_organizations_url": "/v2/users/guid-b7117994-61c9-4232-8ef8-fdd8f357260c/billing_managed_organizations",
    "audited_organizations_url": "/v2/users/guid-b7117994-61c9-4232-8ef8-fdd8f357260c/audited_organizations",
    "managed_spaces_url": "/v2/users/guid-b7117994-61c9-4232-8ef8-fdd8f357260c/managed_spaces",
    "audited_spaces_url": "/v2/users/guid-b7117994-61c9-4232-8ef8-fdd8f357260c/audited_spaces"
  }
}

Headers

Content-Type: application/json;charset=utf-8
Location: /v2/users/guid-b7117994-61c9-4232-8ef8-fdd8f357260c
X-VCAP-Request-ID: 26dd9eff-491f-4672-a455-ffb14ca627c1
Content-Length: 1014
X-Content-Type-Options: nosniff