A license file has the .ghl extension. It has an expiration date and controls the number of user accounts that can connect to your GitHub Enterprise appliance. Your license file can also be used to unlock the Management Console.

If your license expires:

Check out the site admin dashboard or the License API for more information on your current license, including:

  • how many seats are in use
  • how many seats are available
  • when the license expires

If you have any questions, please contact our sales and account management team.

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