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Getting started with searching on GitHub
About searching on GitHub
Our integrated search covers the many repositories, users, and lines of code on GitHub Enterprise Server.
Understanding the search syntax
When searching GitHub Enterprise Server, you can construct queries that match specific numbers and words.
Troubleshooting search queries
If you encounter unexpected results while searching on GitHub Enterprise Server, you can troubleshoot by reviewing common problems and limitations.
Sorting search results
You can sort GitHub Enterprise Server search results using the Sort menu, or by adding a
sortqualifier to your query.
Enabling GitHub.com repository search in GitHub Enterprise Server
You can connect your personal accounts for GitHub.com and GitHub Enterprise Server to search for content in certain private GitHub.com repositories from GitHub Enterprise Server.