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Update the current user's credentials for the specified <strategy>. The credentials to send depend on the authentication plugin and the strategy.

updateCredentials(strategy, kuid, credentials, [options], [callback])

Arguments Type Description
strategy string Strategy you want to create credentials in
kuid JSON object User's kuid
credentials JSON object The credentials
options JSON object Optional parameters
callback function Optional callback handling the response


Option Type Description Default
queuable boolean Make this request queuable or not true

Callback Response

Returns an object with the updated credentials.


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// Using callbacks (node.js or browser)
kuzzle.security.updateCredentials('local', 'kuid', {'username': 'foo'}, function (error, updatedCredentials) {
// Using promises (node.js)
  .updateCredentialsPromise('local', 'kuid', {'username': 'foo'})
  .then(updatedCredentials => {

Callback response

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  "username": "foo",
  "kuid": "<Kuzzle Unique User Identifier>"