If you seeded a Super Admin at the time of running
migrations by passing KONG_PASSWORD, you may log in to Kong Manager
with the kong_admin username.
Otherwise, if enforce_rbac=off, you may create your first
Super Admin within Kong Manager itself.
You may also use this guide to create additional Super Admins once
you have an account and enforce_rbac=on.
Go to the “Organization” tab in Kong Manager.
Click “+ Invite User” and fill out the form.
Give the user the super-admin role in the default workspace.
Return to the “Organization” page, and in the “Invited” section,
click the email address of the user in order to view them.
Click “Generate Registration Link”.
Copy the link for later use after completing the account setup.
How to Create Your First Super Admin Account Post Installation
In the event that the default kong_admin, Super Admin, was not seeded
during the initial database preparation step as defined in
Step 1 in How To Start Kong Enterprise Securely,
the following steps outline how to create and enable a new Super Admin post
Follow the instructions outlined above to create a new Super Admin user
account and generate a registration link.
Paste the URL in your browser and you will be asked to create a password for
the newly defined Super Admin user on the Kong Manager.
Note: In addition to Kong Manager, this password will also be used as the
Kong-Admin-Token needed to utilize the Admin API.
Go to the Kong Manager homepage and you will be prompted to login with the
new Super Admin credentials.