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Downloading your enterprise account's single sign-on recovery codes

To ensure that you can access GitHub Enterprise Cloud if your identity provider (IdP) is unavailable, you should download your enterprise account's single sign-on (SSO) recovery codes.

Who can use this feature

Enterprise owners can download the SSO recovery codes for the enterprise account.

In the event that your IdP is unavailable, you can use a recovery code to sign in and access your enterprise on For more information, see "Accessing your enterprise account if your identity provider is unavailable."

If you did not save your recovery codes when you configured SSO, you can still access the codes from your enterprise's settings.

  1. の右上の自分のプロファイル写真をクリックし、 [自分の Enterprise] をクリックします。 GitHub Enterprise Cloud のプロファイル写真のドロップダウン メニューの [自分の Enterprise]

  2. Enterpriseのリストで、表示したいEnterpriseをクリックしてください。 自分の Enterprise のリストの Enterprise の名前

  3. エンタープライズ アカウントのサイドバーで、 [設定] をクリックします。 エンタープライズ アカウントのサイドバー内の [設定] タブ

  4. In the left sidebar, click Authentication security. Security tab in the enterprise account settings sidebar

  5. Under either "Require SAML authentication" or "Require OIDC authentication", click Save your recovery codes.

    Note: OIDC SSO is only available for Enterprise Managed Users. For more information, see "About Enterprise Managed Users."

    Screenshot of the button to test SAML configuration before enforcing

  6. To save your recovery codes, click Download, Print, or Copy. Screenshot of the buttons to download, print, or copy your recovery codes