Account settings

To get access to and update your user settings, click your username in the top-right of the Portainer UI and select My account.

Changing your password

Enter the following details, using the table below as a guide. When you're finished, click Update password.


Current password

Enter the password you currently use to log into Portainer.

New password

Enter a new password for your account.

Confirm password

Enter the new password again.

Minimum password length requirements are set by the administrator.

Access tokens

This section allows you to manage your API access tokens. You can see a list of the access tokens that exist for your user as well as add and remove tokens as required.

For more information on access tokens, refer to our API access documentation.

Git credentials

This section lets you manage your saved Git credentials for use in deployments. These credentials are available only to your user.

This feature is only available in Portainer Business Edition.

To add a new credential, click the Add git credential button and fill out the fields using the table below as a guide:



Enter a name for this credential entry. This is how it will appear when selecting it for use when deploying.


Enter the username, if relevant.

Personal Access Token

Enter the personal access token.

Once you've entered the relevant details, click Save git credential to save the entry.

Changing the theme

Portainer lets you choose between light, dark and high-contrast themes, or to auto-select the theme based on your system theme. The chosen theme applies only to this user.

Select a theme from the options. The change will be automatically applied.

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