Dockerfiles for building a Mongo Express container. See

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This repo contains scripts for building and running the Mongo Express web app for administering MongoDB database.

running mongo express

The script is the only script. It runs a stock mongo-express container from Docker's official images.

To run and install:

docker pull mongo-express


More info here.

Here is ink to mongo-express image on Docker store.

Delete database functionality does not seem to work.

linking mongo and mongo express

If you are using the d-mongodb repo from, you can link the two containers and give Mongo Express admin access by setting some environmental variables.

To get the mongodb admin username and password, use docker logs and give it the name of the mongodb container:

docker logs leaping_spiderman

Copy and paste the admin username and password into the script.