Git clone fatal: Authentication failed

I recently had a problem with git credentials on Windows and a message like “git clone fatal: Authentication failed for…” Git did not work because the old password was set. In order for git to work again, I had to change the password in Windows settings. To fix this, go to the following path: AndContinue reading “Git clone fatal: Authentication failed”

Git – removing password, sensitive data from older commits (history)

In a nutshell: If you have inadvertently committed confidential data, e.g. passwords, there is a way to delete this information from git commits history. I use BFG Repo-Cleaner that you can download from: Before any steps please make a backup of your repo to ensure you don’t lose anything. I show example commits andContinue reading “Git – removing password, sensitive data from older commits (history)”