Telemetry in Hoppscotch Self-Host refers to anonymous data shared with Hoppscotch. This helps identify the usage patterns of Hoppscotch.

Data Collected by Hoppscotch

Hoppscotch does not capture any data from your APIs. All captured data is anonymous and pertains to instance usage.

Instance Usage

The instance usage ping is sent once a week to indicate that the instance is operational. You can disable this event by navigating to the settings page and turning off data sharing settings.

  "uuid": "976fcae1-4079-4e83-881a-48723f694475",
  "event": "sh_instance",
  "properties": {
    "type": "COMMUNITY",
    "total_user_count": 10,
    "total_workspace_count": 2,
    "version": "2024.3.0",
    "$lib": "posthog-node",
    "$lib_version": "3.6.3",
    "$geoip_disable": true,
    "$ip": "",
    "$sent_at": "2024-02-20T06:14:20.041000+00:00",
    "$plugins_succeeded": [
      "GeoIP (8000)"
    "$plugins_failed": [],
    "$plugins_deferred": []
  "timestamp": "2024-02-20T06:14:20.591000Z",
  "team_id": 15871,
  "distinct_id": "9bdec3aae9330af51ba91313d3de99b46ae928da",
  "elements_chain": "",
  "created_at": "2024-02-20T06:14:20.835000Z"

Turning off data sharing

You can turn off your data sharing preferences from your Hoppscotch admin dashboard and heading over to the Data Sharing section in the settings page