Administer GitLab

Learn how to administer a self-managed GitLab instance.

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Administration overview.
All feature flags

Complete list of flags.
Authentication and authorization

Third-party authentication providers.
Configure your installation

Installation settings.
Update your Admin Area settings

Product settings.
Configure GitLab Dedicated

IP allowlists, SAML, maintenance.
Maintain your installation

Backup and restore, move repos, maintenance tasks.
Secure your application

SSH key limits, 2FA, tokens, hardening.
Administer users

Passwords, user moderation, broadcast messages.

Only GitLab team members have access to administration tools and settings on