npm-loginLogin to a registry user account
Note: This command is unaware of workspaces.
Verify a user in the specified registry, and save the credentials to the
.npmrc file. If no registry is specified, the default registry will be
legacy for your
auth-type, the username and password, are
read in from prompts.
To reset your password, go to https://www.npmjs.com/forgot
To change your email address, go to https://www.npmjs.com/email-edit
You may use this command multiple times with the same user account to authorize on a new machine. When authenticating on a new machine, the username, password and email address must all match with your existing record.
- Default: "https://registry.npmjs.org/"
- Type: URL
The base URL of the npm registry.
- Default: the scope of the current project, if any, or ""
- Type: String
Associate an operation with a scope for a scoped registry.
Useful when logging in to or out of a private registry:
# log in, linking the scope to the custom registrynpm login --scope=@mycorp --registry=https://registry.mycorp.com# log out, removing the link and the auth tokennpm logout --scope=@mycorp
This will cause
@mycorp to be mapped to the registry for future
installation of packages specified according to the pattern
This will also cause
npm init to create a scoped package.
# accept all defaults, and create a package named "@foo/whatever",# instead of just named "whatever"npm init --scope=@foo --yes
- Default: "web"
- Type: "legacy" or "web"
What authentication strategy to use with
login. Note that if an
config is given, this value will always be set to