By enabling automatic update checks, your instance will determine if it's running the latest release of GitHub Enterprise. If it isn't, GitHub Enterprise will download the latest release for you. An administrator can then perform the upgrade.
Tip: To enable automatic update checks, you must have an Internet connection capable of reaching
As a site admin, sign in to your GitHub Enterprise instance at
Click Yes, automatically check for updates.
Once automatic checks are enabled, a banner will indicate if your instance is running on the latest version of GitHub Enterprise:
Under Logs, you'll be able to see the status of the most recent update check:
An administrator can then perform the upgrade.