Importing Users without inviting


#1

I am rebuilding an existing forum using Discourse… but I cannot find a way to bulk add all my users. I just want to add import the users without having to invite them. Please advise.


(Dave McClure) #2

Which forum software are you coming from?

There exist a number of scripts to import data from other forum software:

See also:

https://meta.discourse.org/search?q=import%20category%3Ahowto

If one of those doesn’t match your needs, it may be a good starting point.


#3

I no longer have the forum up since it was hacked… I do however have a CSV file of the usernames, email addresses and passwords. Thoughts?


(Rafael dos Santos Silva) #4

Just use the API and create the users.