# User accounts

The administrator of a Komga server has the ability to create other User Accounts for that server.

You can manage Users in Server Settings > Users.

Users management

# Creating Users

You can add a user by clicking on the + button.

Add User

A dialog will show up. Fill in all the required information, and press Add.

Add User Dialog

# User Roles

Users can have different roles, giving them the ability to do certain things.

# Administrator

An administrator can perform all the management actions:

  • add, edit, and delete libraries
  • add, edit, and delete users
  • add, edit, and delete collections
  • edit series and book metadata
  • manually scan, analyze and refresh metadata

# Page Streaming

A user with this role will be able to stream individual pages, for example to read using the Webreader.

# File Download

A user with this role will be able to download the file of a book.

# Shared Libraries

An administrator can limit a particular user to see certain libraries. This is done via the Edit Shared Libraries button.

Edit Shared Libraries

Choose the libraries the user will be able to access, or select All libraries for unrestricted access (this is the default option).

Edit Shared Libraries

# Deleting Users


Deleting a user will remove all read progress for this user.

This cannot be undone.