Find, Stop & Delete NocoDB Docker Container

# find NocoDB container ID
docker ps
# stop NocoDB container
docker stop <YOUR_CONTAINER_ID>
# delete NocoDB container

Find & Remove NocoDB Docker Image

# find NocoDB image
docker images
# delete NocoDB image
docker rmi <YOUR_IMAGE_ID>

Pull the latest NocoDB image with same environment variables

docker run -d -p 8080:8080 \
    -e NC_DB="<YOUR_NC_DB_URL>" \

Updating nocodb docker container is similar to updating any other docker containers.

Example: Docker Upgrade

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Updating docker container is similar to updating a npm package.

From your root folder

Uninstall NocoDB package

npm uninstall nocodb

Install NocoDB package

npm install --save nocodb


Using the Heroku CLI login

heroku container:login
docker pull nocodb/nocodb:latest
docker tag nocodb/nocodb:latest registry.heroku.com/<HEROKU_APP_NAME>/web
docker push registry.heroku.com/<HEROKU_APP_NAME>/web
heroku container:release -a <HEROKU_APP_NAME> web

On Apple M1 Chipset

Please make sure you change Docker's default architecture to linux/amd64 by running the following command before executing the aforementioned steps

export DOCKER_DEFAULT_PLATFORM=linux/amd64

More details can be found here.

Using GitHub

Fork the nocodb-seed-heroku repository to your GitHub account. Login to Heroku, go to your NocoDB app, and head to the "Deploy" tab. Select "GitHub" in the "Deployment method" section.

In the "Connect to GitHub" section, search for your forked nocodb-seed-heroku repo. Connect to it:


In the "Automatic deploys" section, select "Enable Automatic Deploys":


Head back to your forked nocodb-seed-heroku repo on your GitHub account. Edit one of your files and make a simple modification (example, add some random characters to the readme.md) and commit the change directly to the main branch.

This will trigger the Heroku deployment. Your app should now be updated to the latest release of NocoDB.


Run following commands to upgrade Homebrew Nocodb version.

# Update the local homebrew formulas
brew update
# Upgrade nocodb package
brew upgrade nocodb