Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Sign up Log in
Deleted user
0 / 0 points
badges earned

Your Points Tracker
  • Global
  • Feed

Badge for your thoughts?

You're enrolled in our new beta rewards program. Join our group to get the inside scoop and share your feedback.

Join group
Give the gift of kudos
You have 0 kudos available to give
Who do you want to recognize?
Why do you want to recognize them?
Great job appreciating your peers!
Check back soon to give more kudos.

Past Kudos Given
No kudos given
You haven't given any kudos yet. Share the love above and you'll see it here.

It's not the same without you

Join the community to find out what other Atlassian users are discussing, debating and creating.

Atlassian Community Hero Image Collage

How do I start sourcetree on my computer (Windows 10)? Edited

I have just installed the thing but I don't know how to start it. No desktop icon, doesn't appear when I look on the start menu. Or it is a browser interface?

1 answer

1 accepted

Actually it was quite easy. I mean, for Windows 10 standards.

  1. I uninstalled it in order to know where in my computer the applications files were. Believe me nobody would tell me, not even where.
  2. Then I in a stroke of genius I installed it back. 
  3. Went to users folder and allowed system operating files to be displayed (to the abhor of the OS).
  4. Looked into AppData/Local/Sourcetree. There it was!
  5. Pinned the executable to the start menu.
  6. Hid the system files again.

Hopefully the developers will find a way to perhaps create a desktop icon next time. Let's hold our breath.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Published in Sourcetree

Tip from the team: configure your repos for hosting goodness!

Supported Platforms macOS Windows We recently introduced support for additional hosting services such as GitHub Enterprise, GitLab (Cloud, Community Edition, Enterprise Edition), and...

3,270 views 4 5
Read article

Community Events

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find an event

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Unfortunately there are no Community Events near you at the moment.

Host an event

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local event. Learn more about Community Events

Events near you