99% of our end users never log into our site and instead use a guest checkout flow. I’m trying to determine if the following is possible:
Bulk import users by email address from existing site and generate a random password
If the user ever
did decide to log in after migration, they would be able to initiate the reset password flow using their email address.
I know a better user experience would be to create a reset password email during import but this is how our product owner would like this to work.
Welcome to the Auth0 Community!
I understand that you want to bulk import users with a random password and later users can reset their passwords to log in. Your use case is feasible. We have a few FAQs regarding user bulk import in case they could be helpful.
Question: What is the maximum allowed file size when using the bulk user import endpoint?
You may be receiving a payload too large error from the endpoint. The documentation states the following about maximum allowed file size:
The file size limit for a bulk import is 500KB. You will need to start multiple imports if your data exceeds this size.
User Import Docs
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Bulk update user profile details such as user_metadata and profile_metadata using the Auth0 Management API and Postman.
We can bulk import users details with Upsert mode turned on to update user details.
This article explains the user import schema and the fields that can be bulk imported
Bulk export user details in JSON format using this extension:
User Import / Export Extension
Make changes to the export file.
Import the users with the extension or…
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