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

[SOLVED] How to connect to an existing ssh key on Github with SourceTree? (Mac OSX) Edited

I have my key configured through command line and on github so that I can clone, fetch, push and pull repos.

In SourceTree, when I try to add my account, when I first get to the screen it properly shows my, but when I click Connect Account, and authorize through Github, then it changes the key to, and then adds that key to github ssh keys when I click OK.

How do I add an account to SourceTree that uses my default that I have already generated?


[SOLVED] I had to re-open the repos with ST info cleared from ~/Library/Application Support/SourceTree, and use the password that I created when i generated

1 answer

1 accepted

0 votes
Answer accepted
Ana Retamal Atlassian Team Feb 01, 2019

Hi Matthew,

Happy you figured it out, and thanks for sharing your findings with the rest of users :D

Have a nice weekend!

Thanks, you too!

Suggest an answer

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

Sourcetree for Windows - CVE-2019-11582 - Remote Code Execution vulnerability

A vulnerability has been published today in regards to Sourcetree for Windows.  The goal of this article is to give you a summary of information we have gathered from Atlassian Community as a st...

4,910 views 0 12
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