Managing remote repositories
Guides for working with remote repositories.
About remote repositories
GitHub's collaborative approach to development depends on publishing commits from your local repository for other people to view, fetch, and update.
Which remote URL should I use?
There are several ways to clone repositories available on GitHub.
Adding a remote
To add a new remote, use the
git remote add command on the terminal, in the directory your repository is stored at.
Changing a remote's URL
git remote set-url command changes an existing remote repository URL.
Renaming a remote
git remote rename command to rename an existing remote.
Removing a remote
git remote rm command to remove a remote URL from your repository.