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Can't login anymore

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Not sure what changed because I didn't change anything but suddenly Sourcetree doesn't let me login anymore to pull/fetch from my repo.

 

I updated Sourcetree just now to the latest version.

I'm on Windows.

My settings on Sourcetree are these:

Sourcetree -> repository settings

I have my repository path with https://x@bitbucket.org/x/repo.git

it's configured with Optional extended integration where I see my Remote account correct.

 

Sourcetree -> Tools -> Options -> Authentication

under Accounts I have my account with correct info

Protocol: HTTPS

Authentication: Basic

this account is set as default

if I edit anything here it asks me to login and that works. I did refresh password already and it says "Authentication OK". 

I did setup a Bitbucket App Password.

 

if I fetch or do anything else the authentication prompt will fail all the times, login fails.

 

What am I missing?

Thanks

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Hi @adark I had a similar problem recently, I was getting a "Too many invalid password attempts. Log in at https://id.atlassian.com/ to restore access." error.

My solution was to go to the main menu, Tools > Options > Git tab then update my Git version using the "Update Embedded" button.

I don't know if this will fix your issue since you haven't mentioned any specific error messages, but it's worth a try.

Thank you, it was actually that simple.

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