GitHub is a code hosting platform for version control and collaboration.
Personal access tokens (classic) function like ordinary OAuth access tokens. They can be used instead of a password for Git over HTTPS, or can be used to authenticate to the API over Basic Authentication.
Instructions on how to create a Personal access token.
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3. Developer Settings
4. Expand Personal access tokens
5. Tokens (classic)
6. Expand Generate new token
7. Generate new token (classic)
8. Setup New personal access token (classic)