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How do I create a new repository when given an error?



I am trying to create a new repo via SSH (my SSH is connected to my GitHub account) but whenever I try to publish to remote repo, I get the following error from SourceTree. I have no idea how this came or when. When I try to add an SSH key, Github tells me that key already exists (and shows it has been used within the last week.

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bgannin Atlassian Team Feb 08, 2019

Hi @Daniel McFadden,

I don't have an immediate answer but if you file a ticket for us I'll make sure we follow up on it because this definitely isn't the desired experience. Apologies for the hiccup.

Brian Ganninger
Principal Developer, Sourcetree

Hi @bgannin. Thank you very much for this. Forgot to mention but I this is with a Git repo no Bitbucket. Just now slowly moving them over and rehooking them up to Bitbucket. Would that matter?

Created a ticket: SRCTREE-6433.


Thank you very much for your attention to this.

@Brian Ganninger 


Is there any update on this? I know it might be far out your control, but in the mean time I need to use another product to create and manage my repos. How can I use SourceTree again?

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