GitHub Desktop Documentation

Step-by-step guides to set up and use GitHub Desktop to manage your project work.

Getting Started with GitHub Desktop

Get GitHub Desktop set up to manage your project work. Authenticate to or GitHub Enterprise, keep the app up-to-date, and review your preferred settings.

Contributing to projects with GitHub Desktop

Add your projects to GitHub Desktop, create meaningful commits, and track the project's history in a helpful graphical interface.

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