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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 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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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 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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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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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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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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What does cherry-picking a commit with Git mean?

To answer your question, Cherry Picking in ...READ MORE

Feb 8, 2022 in Git & GitHub by Rahul
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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 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 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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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 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 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 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 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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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 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 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 pull from a Git repository through an HTTP proxy?

Hi@akhtar, You can set the HTTP proxy that Git ...READ MORE

Nov 22, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to recover a dropped stash in Git?

Hi@akhtar, You can create a separate branch for ...READ MORE

Nov 22, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to change the URL for a remote Git repository?

Hi@akhtar, You can use the git remote command ...READ MORE

Nov 21, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to delete a Git branch remotely?

Hi@akhtar, You can delete the branch locally or ...READ MORE

Nov 21, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to delete all the Git stashes in the stack?

Hi@akhtar, If you want to delete all the ...READ MORE

Nov 20, 2020 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 apply a Stash in Git?

Hi@akhtar, In order to apply your Git stash ...READ MORE

Nov 20, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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Difference between git stash pop and git stash apply.

"Git stash pop" deletes the last pushed ...READ MORE

Nov 21, 2020 in Git & GitHub by anonymous
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How to reset the changes in Git?

Hi@MD, Reset command can be used to undo ...READ MORE

Nov 20, 2020 in Git & GitHub by akhtar
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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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How to list all the saved stashes in Git?

Hi@akhtar, In Git, the stash operation takes your ...READ MORE

Nov 20, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to save files in Git Stash?

Hi@akhtar, Git Stash temporarily save changes you've made to ...READ MORE

Nov 20, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to unstage a file in Git?

Hi@akhtar, Sometimes we accidentally add files in the ...READ MORE

Nov 19, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to remove files from git repository as well as users system?

Hi@akhtar, The git rm command deletes the file ...READ MORE

Nov 19, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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fatal: unable to auto-detect email address (got 'root@xxxxx.(none)')

Hi@akhtar, In the Git server, you need to set ...READ MORE

Nov 19, 2020 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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How to set a username in the Git server?

Hi@akhtar, In the Git server, you need to ...READ MORE

Nov 19, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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How to install Git in the Ubuntu system?

Hi@akhtar, In the Ubuntu system, you can use ...READ MORE

Nov 19, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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Error : unable to write symref for HEAD: Function not implemented

This is usually caused by a permission ...READ MORE

Oct 30, 2020 in Git & GitHub by Kim
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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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What's difference between git rebase and git commit?

The git commit command captures a snapshot of the ...READ MORE

Oct 6, 2020 in Git & GitHub by Lyana
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How to add an empty directory to a Git repository?

Hi@akhtar, A popular solution is to simply add ...READ MORE

Oct 5, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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I want to create a repository on folder level in Git. Is this possible?

That is possible but ideally, you should ...READ MORE

Sep 28, 2020 in Git & GitHub by Mudit
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How to remove remote origin from Git repo?

Hi@akhtar, You can remove or add a new ...READ MORE

Sep 4, 2020 in Git & GitHub by MD
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