Admin area settings

In the admin area settings, you can find various options for your GitLab instance like sign-up restrictions, account limits and quota, metrics, etc.

Navigate to it by going to Admin area > Settings. Some of the settings include: admin area settings

Most of the settings under the admin area change the behavior of the whole GitLab instance. For, the admin settings are available only for the administrators, and the parameters can be found on the settings documentation.