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Learning about Git

Git workflows

Associating text editors with Git

Use a text editor to open and edit your files with Git.

Configuring Git to handle line endings

To avoid problems in your diffs, you can configure Git to properly handle line endings.

Ignoring files

From time to time, there are files you don't want Git to check in to GitHub Enterprise. There are a few ways to tell Git which files to ignore.

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