Accessing MinIO

How to access MinIO

According to MinIO documentation at this time, we must replace MINIO_ACCESS_KEY by MINIO_ROOT_USER. And MINIO_SECRET_KEY by MINIO_ROOT_PASSWORD.



The following content applies to self-hosted deployments only

Budibase uses a MinIO object store, to store:

  • Web front-end files
  • Attachments

You have full access to MinIO, via the official client. Before you access the MinIO client, follow these steps:

  1. Enable MinIO browsing. Your docker-compose.yaml should contain a setting called MINIO_BROWSER - make sure its value is on
  2. If you made a change to your docker-compose.yaml, you will need to save the file and restart your cluster.
  3. Now, find your access key and secret. Your .env file should contain these values

Now you should be able to access MinIO via the URL:


If you're having issues, have a look at this discussion post

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