You can search for LDAP user accounts while signed into GitHub Enterprise as a site administrator.

  1. In the upper-left corner of any page, click . Octocat icon

  2. In the upper-right corner of the page, click . Rocket ship icon

  3. On the left side of the page, click LDAP users. Suspended users tab

  4. Type a full or partial username and click Search. Search results - LDAP users

You will see a Create button next to LDAP usernames that do not yet have an account on your GitHub Enterprise appliance:

LDAP user without an account

If you click Create—or someone signs in using that LDAP username and password—an account will be created:

LDAP user with an account

You may wish to manually create LDAP user accounts so that you can add them to teams and set up project permissions in advance.

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