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Switch Account

You can be a part of more than one Harness Accounts.

This topic explains how to switch between multiple Accounts in Harness.

View and switch Accounts

You can check to see if you are a part of multiple Accounts by clicking on your User Profile.

Click Switch Account. The Switch Account settings appear.

All the Accounts that you are a member of, are listed here.

You can set a specific Account as default by clicking Set as Default.

Switching Accounts might require re-authentication based on the configured authentication settings.The following table shows which settings will need a re-authentication when you switch accounts:

Authentication Setting of Current AccountAuthentication Setting of the switch AccountNeed to Re-authenticate
Username and Password
  • Username and Password
  • Username and Password + OAuth
  • OAuth (All Providers
  • OAuth (Google + GitHub)
  • OAuth (Google)
  • SAML (SSO Settings 1)
  • SAML (SSO Settings 2)
  • LDAP (Settings 1)
  • LDAP (Settings 2)
  • Whitelisted domains
  • 2FA at Account scope + OAuth
  • Yes
    Username and Password + OAuth
  • Username and Password
  • Username and Password + OAuth
  • OAuth (All Providers)
  • OAuth (Google + GitHub)
  • OAuth (Google)
  • SAML (SSO Settings 1)
  • SAML (SSO Settings 2)
  • LDAP (Settings 1)
  • LDAP (Settings 2)
  • Whitelisted domains
  • 2FA at Account scope + OAuth
  • Yes
    OAuth (All providers)
  • Username and Password
  • Username and Password + OAuth
  • OAuth (Google + GitHub)
  • OAuth (Google)
  • SAML (SSO Settings 1)
  • SAML (SSO Settings 2)
  • LDAP (Settings 1)
  • LDAP (Settings 2)
  • Whitelisted domains
  • 2FA at Account scope + OAuth
  • Yes
    OAuth (All providers)
  • OAuth (All Providers)
  • No
    OAuth (Google + GitHub)
  • Username and Password
  • Username and Password + OAuth
  • OAuth (All Providers)
  • OAuth (Google)
  • SAML (SSO Settings 1)
  • SAML (SSO Settings 2)
  • LDAP (Settings 1)
  • LDAP (Settings 2)
  • Whitelisted domains
  • 2FA at Account scope + OAuth
  • Yes
    OAuth (Google + GitHub)* OAuth (Google + GitHub)No
    OAuth (Google)
  • Username and Password
  • Username and Password + OAuth
  • OAuth (All Providers)
  • OAuth (Google + GitHub)
  • SAML (SSO Settings 1)
  • SAML (SSO Settings 2)
  • LDAP (Settings 1)
  • LDAP (Settings 2)
  • Whitelisted domains
  • 2FA at Account scope + OAuth
  • Yes
    OAuth (Google)
  • OAuth (Google)
  • No
    SAML (SSO Settings 1)
  • Username and Password
  • Username and Password + OAuth
  • OAuth (All Providers)
  • OAuth (Google + GitHub)
  • OAuth (Google)
  • SAML (SSO Settings 2)
  • LDAP (Settings 1)
  • LDAP (Settings 2)
  • Whitelisted domains
  • 2FA at Account scope + OAuth
  • Yes
    SAML (SSO Settings 1)
  • SAML (SSO Settings 1)
  • No
    SAML (SSO Settings 2)
  • Username and Password
  • Username and Password + OAuth
  • OAuth (All Providers)
  • OAuth (Google + GitHub)
  • OAuth (Google)
  • SAML (SSO Settings 1)
  • LDAP (Settings 1)
  • LDAP (Settings 2)
  • Whitelisted domains
  • 2FA at Account scope + OAuth
  • Yes
    SAML (SSO Settings 2)
  • SAML (SSO Settings 2)
  • No
    LDAP (Settings 1)
  • Username and Password
  • Username and Password + OAuth
  • OAuth (All Providers)
  • OAuth (Google + GitHub)
  • OAuth (Google)
  • SAML (SSO Settings 1)
  • SAML (SSO Settings 2)
  • LDAP (Settings 2)
  • Whitelisted domains
  • 2FA at Account scope + OAuth
  • Yes
    LDAP (Settings 1)
  • LDAP (Settings 1)
  • No
    LDAP (Settings 2)
  • Username and Password
  • Username and Password + OAuth
  • OAuth (All Providers)
  • OAuth (Google + GitHub)
  • OAuth (Google)
  • SAML (SSO Settings 1)
  • SAML (SSO Settings 2)
  • LDAP (Settings 1)
  • Whitelisted domains
  • 2FA at Account scope + OAuth
  • Yes
    LDAP (Settings 2)
  • LDAP (Settings 2)
  • No
    Whitelisted domains 
  • OAuth
  • OAuth (All Providers)
  • OAuth (Google + GitHub)
  • OAuth (Google)
  • SAML (SSO Settings 1)
  • SAML (SSO Settings 2)
  • LDAP (Settings 1)
  • LDAP (Settings 2)
  • 2FA at Account scope + OAuth
  • Yes
    Whitelisted domains 
  • Whitelisted domains
  • No
    2FA at Account scope + OAuth
  • Username and Password
  • Username and Password + OAuth
  • OAuth (All Providers)
  • OAuth (Google + GitHub)
  • OAuth (Google)
  • SAML (SSO Settings 1)
  • SAML (SSO Settings 2)
  • LDAP (Settings 1)
  • LDAP (Settings 2)
  • Whitelisted domains
  • Yes
    2FA at Account scope + OAuth
  • 2FA at Account scope + OAuth
  • No