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Git push vs git push origin

In simple words git push command updates ...READ MORE

Apr 23, 2019 in Git & GitHub by Hiran
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fatal: unable to access could not resolve host: GitHub

Hi@akhtar, This can be caused in incorrect proxy ...READ MORE

Apr 10, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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! [rejected] master -> master (fetch first) error: failed to push some refs to 'git@github.com:abc70/new.git'

git push origin master --force I met the ...READ MORE

Apr 29, 2020 in Git & GitHub by anonymous
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Remove credentials from Git.

Hi@akhtar, The Git credential cache runs a daemon ...READ MORE

Jan 4, 2021 in Git & GitHub by MD
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Error: src refspec master does not match any. error: failed to push some refs to 'ssh://xxxxx.com/project.git'.

Hi@akhtar, The most probable reason for this error ...READ MORE

Dec 22, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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Git: cannot checkout branch - error: pathspec '…' did not match any file(s) known to git.

Hi@MD, You can try the git fetch command ...READ MORE

Jan 4, 2021 in Git & GitHub by akhtar
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ERROR: 'git' is not recognized as an internal or external command.

You have to set your PATH to ...READ MORE

Aug 2, 2018 in Git & GitHub by Sophie may
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Please: Commit your changes or stash them before you can merge in Git.

Hi@akhtar, You can't merge with local modifications. Git ...READ MORE

Jan 4, 2021 in Git & GitHub by MD
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VSCode “please clean your repository working tree before checkout”

One of the ways is to stash ...READ MORE

Apr 22, 2019 in Git & GitHub by Nikhil
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How to get the current branch name in Git?

Hi@akhtar, You can run the git branch command ...READ MORE

Dec 22, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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error cloning remote repo 'origin'

ERROR: Error cloning remote repo 'origin' hudson.plugins.git.GitException: Could ...READ MORE

Jun 3, 2019 in Git & GitHub by Sirajul
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How to abort the merge conflict in Git?

Hi@akhtar, You can use the git reset --merge ...READ MORE

Dec 23, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to ignore an error on 'git pull' about my local changes would be overwritten by merge?

Hi Team, If you want to remove all ...READ MORE

Jan 5, 2021 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to find the hidden files in the Git repository?

Hi@akhtar, To find the hidden files in the ...READ MORE

Nov 19, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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Pushing to Git returning Error Code 403 fatal: HTTP request failed.

Hi@akhtar, Github seems to only support the ssh ...READ MORE

Jan 5, 2021 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to solve Permission denied (publickey) error when using Git?

Hi@akhtar, If the user has not generated an ...READ MORE

Jan 4, 2021 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to untrack and remove a deleted file and log when we check git status ?

Hi@Shashi, You can use the git clean command. ...READ MORE

Oct 29, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How do I go to a particular version of a file in the Git repository?

Hi@akhtar, You can use git checkout <sha1> to check ...READ MORE

Jan 5, 2021 in Git & GitHub by MD
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Merge test branch with master branch in Git.

Hi@akhtar, You can merge master into the test first so that ...READ MORE

Jan 4, 2021 in Git & GitHub by MD
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Link to the issue number on GitHub within a commit message.

Hi@akhtar, You just need to include #xxx in your commit message ...READ MORE

Jan 4, 2021 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to get changes from master branch to a new branch in Git?

Hi@akhtar, You need to check out the branch and ...READ MORE

Jan 4, 2021 in Git & GitHub by MD
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GitHub Error Message - Permission denied (publickey).

Hi@akhtar, I think GitHub isn't able to authenticate ...READ MORE

Jan 4, 2021 in Git & GitHub by MD
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Git pull a certain branch from GitHub.

Hi@akhtar, You can simply track your remote branches ...READ MORE

Jan 5, 2021 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How do I update the password for Git?

Hi@akhtar, You need to update your credentials. For ...READ MORE

Jan 5, 2021 in Git & GitHub by MD
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Update Git branches from master.

Hi@akhtar, You can do merge. That is actually ...READ MORE

Jan 4, 2021 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to stash untracked files of the current working directory in Git?

Hi@akhtar, In order to stash untracked files, add ...READ MORE

Nov 20, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to download single files from GitHub?

Hi@akhtar, Git does not support downloading parts of ...READ MORE

Jan 4, 2021 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How do I access my SSH public key?

Hi@akhtar, You can use the cat command in ...READ MORE

Jan 4, 2021 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to undo pushed commits in Git?

Hi@akhtar, You can revert individual commits with: git revert ...READ MORE

Jan 4, 2021 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to remove version tracking from a project cloned from git?

Hi@akhtar, All the data Git uses for information ...READ MORE

Jan 4, 2021 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to cancel a local git commit?

Hi@akhtar, You just need to use the git ...READ MORE

Jan 4, 2021 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to ignore certain files in Git?

Hi@akhtar, The problem is that .gitignore ignores just files that ...READ MORE

Jan 4, 2021 in Git & GitHub by MD
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Cannot push to GitHub - keeps saying need merge.

Hi@akhtar, You can use the git pull origin ...READ MORE

Jan 4, 2021 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to force git to completely forget about a file that is present in .gitignore folder?

Hi@akhtar, gitignore file is a text file that tells Git which files or ...READ MORE

Dec 22, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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What does cherry-picking a commit with Git mean?

Hi@akhtar, Git cherry-pick is a powerful command that enables arbitrary Git ...READ MORE

Dec 23, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to clone a specific Git branch?

Hi@akhtar, You need to specify the branch name ...READ MORE

Dec 22, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to find and restore a deleted file in a Git repository?

Hi Team, I have one Git repository. I ...READ MORE

Dec 22, 2020 in Git & GitHub by akhtar
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How to list all the files in a commit in Git?

Hi@akhtar, Using git diff-tree is considered as a preferred way ...READ MORE

Dec 22, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to move the most recent commits to a new branch with Git?

Hi@akhtar, If you want to move your commits ...READ MORE

Dec 22, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to view the change history of a file using Git versioning?

Hi@akhtar, You can use gitk for this task. ...READ MORE

Dec 22, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to make Git use the editor of our own choice for commits?

Hi@akhtar, You can set the editor name in ...READ MORE

Dec 23, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to create a remote Git branch?

Hi@akhtar, The easiest way is to create one ...READ MORE

Dec 22, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to discard unstaged changes in Git?

Hi@akhtar, You can save the unstaged changes in ...READ MORE

Dec 22, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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Difference between git add -A and git add . command.

Hi@akhtar, The difference lies in which files get ...READ MORE

Dec 22, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to modify existing, unpushed commit messages?

Hi@akhtar, The git commit --amend command is a convenient way to modify ...READ MORE

Dec 21, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to reset or revert a file to a specific version?

Hi@akhtar, To revert a specific file to that ...READ MORE

Dec 22, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to revert a Git repository to a previous commit?

Hi@akhtar, This depends a lot on what you ...READ MORE

Dec 21, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to undo the most recent local commits in Git?

Hi@akhtar, There is one way available to undo ...READ MORE

Dec 21, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to delete Stash from the stash list?

Hi@akhtar, Before you drop the Stash, you can ...READ MORE

Nov 20, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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master -> master (non-fast-forward) error: failed to push some refs to 'git@github.com:abc70/new.git'

Hi@akhtar, To update your local repo to GitHub ...READ MORE

Feb 14, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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