gh auth refresh

Refresh stored authentication credentials


Expand or fix the permission scopes for stored credentials

The --scopes flag accepts a comma separated list of scopes you want your gh credentials to have. If absent, this command ensures that gh has access to a minimum set of scopes.

gh auth refresh [flags]


$ gh auth refresh --scopes write:org,read:public_key
# => open a browser to add write:org and read:public_key scopes for use with gh api

$ gh auth refresh
# => open a browser to ensure your authentication credentials have the correct minimum scopes


  -h, --hostname string   The GitHub host to use for authentication
  -s, --scopes strings    Additional authentication scopes for gh to have

Options inherited from parent commands

      --help   Show help for command