How do I go to a particular version of a file in the Git repository

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I cloned a git repository of a certain project. I want to check the initial code of a file. How to do that?
Jan 5, 2021 in Git & GitHub by akhtar
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Hi@akhtar,

You can use git checkout <sha1> to check out a particular commit. Where <sha1> is the commit unique number that you can obtain with the git log command.

$ git checkout <sha1>
answered Jan 5, 2021 by MD
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