Email Management 📧
For a user to be able to login they will need to set an email. It probably also has to be verified.
This document will explain how to do so.
Changing the user's email
To change the email address of a user, you need to use the
If the user has already added a password to his account, that will also need be provided to prevent easy account theft.
changeAndValidateEmail(newEmail: "email@example.com", password: "Rainbows123")
If this is the first time a user is changing their address and they have chosen the "magic login" scheme, you can also use the
changeEmailMagically mutation to send a special mail, also logging the in when they open the link.
Verifying an email address
Upon the success of the
changeAndValidateEmail mutation, an email will be sent to that address contraing a verification link.
This will ensure that the user actually owns the address he used.
You can use the
verified field of the
User object, to make sure that the user actually verified their address and prompt him to do so if he didn't.
Resending a verification email
Links in verification links expire, or might get deleted somehow. To make sure a user can still verify their address, use the