2.10. Creating users in Bulk¶
OnTask offers the possibility of creating users in bulk through given the data in a CSV file through the following steps:
Create a CSV file (plain text) with the initial line containing only the word
initial_learners.csvprovided in the folder
From the top level folder run the command:
$ python3 manage.py initialize_db scripts/initial_learners.csv"
If you have the user emails in a file with a different column name, you may provide the script that name (instead of the default
$ python3 manage.py initialize_db -e your_email_column_name scripts/initial_learners.csv"
If you want to create user accounts for instructors, you need to specify this with the option
-iin the script:
$ python3 manage.py initialize_db -e your_email_column_name -i scripts/initial_learners.csv"