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# GitLab Runner Docs
GitLab Runner is the open source project that is used to run your jobs and
send the results back to GitLab. It is used in conjunction with [GitLab CI/CD](,
the open-source continuous integration service included with GitLab that
coordinates the jobs.
GitLab Runner is the lightweight, highly-scalable agent that runs your build jobs
and sends the results back to a GitLab instance.
GitLab Runner works in conjunction with GitLab CI/CD, the open-source
continuous integration service included with GitLab.
This documentation includes details about installing and setting up GitLab Runner,
and registering and configuring individual runners.
If you already have runners set up and you need help using them
in your GitLab instance, the information you need may be in the
[main GitLab documentation](
For example, visit the main GitLab documentation to learn more about:
- [How to configure a runner in GitLab](
- [How to run a CI/CD job in a Docker container](
- [How GitLab CI/CD works](
## Requirements
GitLab Runner is written in [Go]( and can be run as a single binary. No
GitLab Runner is an open-source project written in [Go]( and can be run as a single binary. No
language specific requirements are needed.
It is designed to run on the GNU/Linux, macOS, and Windows operating systems.
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