7.8. MongoDB Compass

MongoDB Compass is a free and open source tool for working with MongoDB. Available for Windows, macOS and Linux. A detailed description of all possibilities is available in official documentation.

  1. From the main menu select «Connect → New Connection» (or press combination Ctrl+N):
  2. In field «URI» paste the connection string to the desired MongoDB instance copied from control panels:
  3. Expand «Advanced Connection Options» and specify additional settings:
    • In the tab «Authentication» select method «Username/Password» and specify the login and password of the desired MongoDB user:
    • In the tab «TLS/SSL» choose «Default»:
  4. Click «Connect».