options > Git > push branches this option does not save changes


I simple want to change the option "Push branches" from "matching" to "upstream" as suggested in http://stackoverflow.com/questions/31037370/only-push-current-branch-in-sourcetree

But Sourcetree wont save any changes on this option.

I looked into the userconfig (...) and found the setting 

<setting name="GitPushDefault" serializeAs="String">

and changed the value to the desired >>upstream<<.

this did not help

I wiped all question options following https://confluence.atlassian.com/sourcetreekb/how-to-wipe-sourcetree-preferences-412484640.html

Idk more

is this a known bug or what? 


I would really appreciate a solution to this, as it is really a pain in the neck to always uncheck all other branches (develop, other branches from merge request, and so on)


2 answers

Which version are you using?  It works for me.  The default setting for me was "simple".

I'm using


I used the same version

it is "simple" in my sourcetree as well right now.

I used native git in the terminal since then and something seems to change the option to simple.


the bug (that I can not change the option to a differen value) is still present

but as I mostly use the terminal right now I will not investigate further into this bug

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