Can't authenticate with Visual Studio

I just upgraded to and amd having issues authenticating with Visual Studio. The error I'm getting is:

git -c diff.mnemonicprefix=false -c core.quotepath=false fetch --prune origin
fatal: Authentication failed for 'https://....

When I try to add a new hosting account the only options to choose from are Bitbucket, Bitcbucket Server or GitHub - does anyone know how I can re-authenticate my VSO account?


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Hi Roisin, those are the options we provide by default but you can still add repositories from any other services you use by using the New repository > Clone from URL option. This is located at the top left corner of the screen.

I also found this blog that might help you with more detailed instructions.

Hope that helps!


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