Cannot add remote git repository


When I type:

git remote add origin

I get the response:

fatal: Not a git repository (or any of the parent directories): .git

The repository is valid and is a private repository of mine.

Can anyone help me get this repository added so I can checkout the source please?

Many thanks,


1 answer

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Hi Kevin,

are you executing the "git remote add..." command within an existing git repository? The error message suggests otherwise.

Do you instead want to clone the repository?

git clone



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