How to create and retrieve your Gitea tokens

Creating your Gitea tokens.

Go to the Application / Manage Token page

  • Once you are logged in,
  • navigate to your user settings by clicking on your profile picture in the top-right corner of the screen. From there, select "Settings".
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  • In the left-hand menu, click on "Applications".

→ This will take you to the Access Tokens page.


Create a new token

  • On the Access Tokens page, click on the "Generate New Token" button. This will open a new window where you can configure your new access token.
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  • In the "Token Name" field, enter a descriptive name for your token. This will help you identify it later.
  • Once you have configured your access token, click on the "Generate Token" button to create it.

Copy your token

After you click the "Generate Token" button, Gitea will generate a new access token for you. This token will be displayed on the screen.

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Copy your access token and store it in a safe place. You will not be able to retrieve it later.

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Last updated on May 11, 2023