Edit a Data Hub Service User Account

Before you begin

You need:

Peered Track

Public Track

About this task

This task updates an existing Data Hub Service (DHS) user account in your DHS. You can manage the roles assigned to an existing user account and assign a new password; however, you cannot modify the username of the account.
Important: For this task, you need the SERV-ADMIN portal role. See Portal Roles.


  1. Go to the MarkLogic Data Hub Service home page.
  2. Navigate to your DHS to edit a service user account.
    • In the Service column, click the service name.

    Standard Private MarkLogic Data Hub Service

    Tip: You can customize your dashboard with column sorting, column configuring, and services searching and filtering. See Customize DHS Dashboard.
  3. In the Data Hub Service page,

    Standard Private Data Hub Service details

    1. Click Internal.
    2. Click Manage Users.
  4. In the Manage Service page, find the user account to edit.
    • In the Username column, click the username.

    Manage Service page with list of service user accounts

  5. In the Update Service User page, add or remove roles assigned to the service user.

    Update Service User page

    See Service Roles.

    • (Optional) You can update the user description.
    • (Optional) You can reset the user's password by assigning a new one.
  6. Click Update.

What to do next

(Optional) If your DHS network is secure, you can configure SSH Tunneling:

Ingest and Curate Your Data.

(Optional) Update the user account as needed: