Configuring and customizing GitHub Desktop
Set up Git, connect your default editor, and customize settings to align GitHub Desktop with your workflow.
Configuring basic settings→
You can access settings for protecting your privacy, connecting accounts to GitHub Desktop, and configuring Git.
Configuring Git for GitHub Desktop→
If you don't already have Git installed, you must configure it before using GitHub Desktop.
Configuring a default editor→
You can set up your favorite editor, such as Atom, to make changes to your project.
Setting a theme for GitHub Desktop→
You can set a theme to customize the look and feel of GitHub Desktop.