Configure Telemetry Options
mongosh collects anonymous aggregated usage data to improve
mongosh collects this information by default, but
you can disable this data collection at any time.
Data Tracked by
mongosh tracks the following data:
The type of MongoDB
mongoshis connected to. For example, Enterprise Edition, Community Edition, or Atlas Data Lake.
The methods run in
mongoshonly tracks the names of the methods, and does not track any arguments supplied to methods.
Whether users run scripts with
mongosh does not track:
IP addresses, hostnames, usernames, or credentials.
Queries run in
Any data stored in your MongoDB deployment.
Personal identifiable information.
Toggle Telemetry Collection
Use the following methods in
mongosh to toggle telemetry data
Disable telemetry for
The command response confirms that telemetry is disabled:
Telemetry is now disabled.
You can also disable telemetry at startup by using the
The following command starts
mongoshwith telemetry disabled:
mongosh --nodb --eval "disableTelemetry()"