Whether an individual on a personal license, or an owner managing multiple teams across organizations, learn how to manage your GitKraken account(s), subscription(s), and organization(s).
Sign-up is easy. If you're logging into GitKraken using another account such as GitHub, you're already done! ✅
If you don't have GitKraken yet, register your account today.
To start a free 7-day trial of GitKraken Pro, first download GitKraken and install the application. Launch GitKraken and the app will automatically present the trial option.
If you dismiss this initial trial prompt, you may access the trial by clicking the link located on the bottom of the application.
You may also start a trial by clicking this menu icon:
Learn more about GitKraken Pro.
Note: Limit 1 trial period per account.
We only offer trials of GitKraken Pro. If you wish to trial GitKraken Individual, consider using the Pro trial for your evaluation.
To access your account and manage your organization(s), navigate to https://app.gitkraken.com, or click Manage Account from the user menu dropdown in GitKraken.
Once you log into your account, click Organization [Your organization name] to add users.
Subsriptions can be added to an organization by clicking the tab.
Once a subscription is added to the organization owner or admin roles may add users to the account using their email address (see Manage Users section below).
To rename your Organization, log into https://app.gitkraken.com as the
Admin and then navigate to Organizations [Your organization name] Settings.
Type a new name for the Organization and save.
There are four roles for a GitKraken user within an organization's account:
God-modeprivileges. No one but the owner can remove the owner
- Admin: Add or edit users plus manage billing
- User: General user
- Billing Contact (unlicensed): Does not consume a license. Has the ability to manage the organization's Settings and Subscription
GitKraken Pro users need GitKraken licenses. Here is how you add and edit user licenses:
- Under Organization [Your organization name] , click
- Enter the user email address
- Select the user role
Additionally, you can set up a user as a Billing Contact (unlicensed). This is perfect for people who don't need to use GitKraken, but wish to have access to manage the account subscription and settings.
Buying more licenses
First log into https://app.gitkraken.com and click through to Organization [Your organization name] Subscription.
Increase the user count and then complete the purchase. User upgrades are always prorated to your billing cycle.
To remove a user and free up a license, click
Delete next to the user on the list followed by for confirmation.
Review billing information at any time from the account.
To edit your billing, first log in as an
Admin or the
Owner and click Organization [Your organization name].
Click Subscription to update the subscription. From here you may select to change your card details.
Looking for receipts or payment history?
Each billing cycle, our accounting system will send the owner listed a subscription a receipt for record keeping. The account site does not currently display billing history but please email email@example.com for additional copies.
If you are the
Owner of a GitKraken Pro account, then you may transfer ownership to a different user from https://app.gitkraken.com.
To transfer ownership, navigate to Organizations [Your organization name] Settings. Then select the existing user who will become the new
Note: Account ownership transfer is a GitKraken Pro feature and is not supported for GitKraken Individual licenses. To transfer account ownership, upgrade to GitKraken Pro.
To cancel, first log into your GitKraken account as the
Owner and click Organizations [Your organization name] Subscription.
You may then
Cancel Subscription from the lower left corner.
Canceling will turn off the auto-renewal but you will retain access to your license(s) for the remainder of your subscription period.