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Adding Bitbucket Account to Sourcetree using SourceTree

Whenever I try adding my bitbucket account to Sourcetree, I get redirected to Bitbucket. However bitbucket prompts me to open Tower.

Here are the screenshot of what's happening:

Screenshot 2019-02-14 at 14.59.35.png


And then here's what Bitbucket prompts me to do:

Screenshot 2019-02-14 at 14.59.26.png


I do not have Tower installed in my machine and I don't want to use Tower(which is paid).

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Mike Corsaro Atlassian Team Feb 15, 2019

Hello! So it looks like you had Tower installed in the past, and they decided to do something naughty and claim the "sourcetree://" URL protocol handler. You'll need to remove that handler and try the oauth login again. Instructions for how to remove it can be found here.

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