Can I use Source Tree (Mac) for another system?

Hi, 

I have Mac OS with the newest version of Source Tree and Windows 10, virtualized through Parallels. Can I use Source Tree for Mac to add repository from Win? 

I tried it but you can see the result at the picture below.

Thank you for any advice!

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Hi Michal, can you make sure that .git is present in that directory? If it's not, you can initialize it as a repository by typing git init into your command line. 

Let us know if that was your case!

Regards,

Ana

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SourceTree picks up your Terminal's environment (in 2.5+) when running commands - if set the specified variable in your shell's profile it should "just work" if there aren't any other problems for git when translating the paths.

Brian Ganninger
Senior Mac Developer, SourceTree

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Unfortunately, It still doesn't work. It seems like after git init command, I can browse the folder in SourceTree but I can't make a commit.

Here's the error:

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Thank you both for help!

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