DreamObjects Users


  • DreamObjects Users are added separately, and are distinct from any other users in the panel.
  • Users can have more than one set of keys so that access can be granted or revoked.
  • Users can also have have multiple buckets.

Creating a User

1. Click the Create New User button on the ‘Manage’ tab of the DreamObjects page.

  1. Enter a username in the 'Username' field.

    • Usernames should only contain characters, numbers, dashes, dots, and underscores. Usernames are also unique on the cluster.
  2. Click the Add User button.

Editing a User

You can add Keys and Buckets to User objects, however you cannot change any User properties such as the username.

Deleting a User

  1. Navigate to the DreamObjects page in your DreamHost panel.

  2. Click the ‘Manage’ tab at the top.

    The DreamObjects page opens where a list of Users displays.

  3. Locate the user you wish to delete

    A ‘Remove User’ link appears on the bottom right of the user object:

  1. Click the Remove User button.

    A confirmation dialog box opens:


Deleting a User will also permanently remove all data owned by the User. Although DreamHost attempts to preserve the last 5 days-worth of data, there is no guarantee that any data from a deleted user can be recovered.

  1. If you are certain that you wish to permanently delete the user, click Remove on the confirmation dialog box.

    The user is deleted.

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