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sourceTree - GitHub password altered - can t push my data anymore



I receipted an email form github requesting me to change my password.

I did it.

I modified my hsoting account in sourceTree through options/authenfication. All sound OK


but when i want to push commit, the github windows comes up. i edit my id and password and i get an error windows. 

2018-05-02 14_54_10-Sourcetree.png2018-05-02 14_57_11-Options.png

Don t know what goes wrong ?  

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Ana Retamal Atlassian Team May 03, 2018

Hi Fabien! Have you tried removing your Github credentials completely from Sourcetree and add them again following the steps at

If you're still having issues with the authentication, you can try to perform the same operation from the command line and see what happens. If the command line works fine and you're still having issues with Sourcetree, I'd advise wiping Sourcetree preferences and entering your credentials again.

Let us know how it goes!


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