Quickly get started with common tasks on GitHub.
Set up Git→
At the heart of GitHub Enterprise Server is an open source version control system (VCS) called Git. Git is responsible for everything GitHub Enterprise Server-related that happens locally on your computer.
Create a repo→
To put your project up on your GitHub Enterprise Server instance, you'll need to create a repository for it to live in.
Fork a repo→
A fork is a copy of a repository. Forking a repository allows you to freely experiment with changes without affecting the original project.
You can interact with people, repositories, and organizations on GitHub. See what others are working on and who they're connecting with from your personal dashboard.
Below are a list of some Git and GitHub specific terms we use across our sites and documentation.
Git and GitHub learning resources→
There are a lot of helpful Git and GitHub Enterprise Server resources on the web. This is a short list of our favorites!