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A problem with my GitHub commit date and time

I created my repository 15 hours ago and made my commits the same time but the time close to my commits says 9 hours ago and the time I’m on the repository says “Updated 15 hours ago” please what does ...
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How to delete a GitHub commit which isn't a pull request yet?

I was about to submit a commit, but just before creating a pull request I decided it wasn't needed after all. How do I delete it now?
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Git Repos issues

Please can some one share your opinion on the below issue please ? I have a ETL (SSIS) project file in GITHUB, all is well till yesterday. But today i have pulled the code it is showing as .PROJ file ...
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GitHub account is public but if you search it's not showing

I have new GitHub account and if I search my name on Google it's not showing anything. I tried using my name and adding GitHub on the end but still nothing should I post it on Google search console or ...
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My account is flagged suddenly

When I open my account they tell me that my account is flagged, hidden and marked as spam, I think that this happen by mistake.. and I don't know way, can you help me please?
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Don't See Fork Command In GitHub Anymore

In my GitHub page whenever I visit someone's repository, the Fork button which used to be there has now changed to Code button which basically downloads the code instead of forking to my repository. ...
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Any way to make the Github comment field monospaced?

With Github being a hosting platform where you write technical things, I also found it very strange that their comment field is not monospaced (like on StackExchange). Is there a convenient way to ...
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Find GitHub issues I was once assigned to but not at the moment

5-6 issues were assigned to me before I went for holiday. But at the moment only one issue is assigned to me. I want to find those issues that were assigned to me. If anyone can hint me a way for it ...
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Sort GitHub issues by title

It doesn't look like sort:title or sort:title-asc works Does anyone know of a way to sort within the tool?
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Get email notifications for pr's and issues on my github repo

How can I get email notifications when somebody opens an issue on a repository I own ? I have a small open source plugin I manage, and when a user reports an issue, or send a PR, it's important for ...
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Ignore Greenkeeper notifications on a repository I watch?

I'm watching a few GitHub repositories that each have a lot of dependencies. To assist managing all those dependencies, the owners of the repositories use Greenkeeper, which creates a pull request ...
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GitHub activity feed does not display all entries

I'm wondering why some activities are not displayed in my feed. The doc says: The feed shows you events from people you follow and repositories you watch. Just yesterday, a colleague of mine ...
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I don't want to be notified by GitHub on new issues

GitHub watch notifies me about everything. I just want to be notified about new commits, preferably major commits, like when there there's new security patches or a major update. Could I do that? If ...
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Show GitHub issues that do NOT contain a label

About once a week a newcomer finds my GitHub project, asks "Is there an issue that nobody works on and that I could fix?", fixes it, then disappears forever. Yesterday two newcomers fixed the same ...
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Searching for stuff in GitHub repo through mobile web

Is there a way to search project issues while using GitHub from a mobile browser? I could not find a search box for searching through project stuff. I was expecting the same functionality as in the ...
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How to remove or hide other contributors in my GitHub

I am new to GitHub. I have recently created a git repo and committed few of my code in GitHub. After few of my commits I see different names are visible in my contributors list. That may be because ...
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How to suggest a template for issues in my repo?

I was wondering if there is a way to suggest a template to users that submit issues to my GitHub repository. Basically, whenever one of them opened the Issues form, I'd like for something like this to ...
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GitHub Projects - How to set issue status based on card column?

Within a GitHub "Project", is it possible to change the status of an issue when I move a card (which is an issue) to a certain column (in this case "Done")? Example in image - I would like to move "...
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What is this badge that appears in certain GitHub issue comments?

In a node.js repo, the text "Node.js Foundation member" appears in the tile bar for all of a particular user's comments: However, note that the extra text is missing from a comment by the same user ...
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Prevent user from opening issues

I would like to stop a problem user from opening further issues and commenting. I own the repository. I see the block option, but it is not clear what it does.
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How to fork a GitHub project AND keep all pull requests

I am forking a GitHub project that has been abandoned. There are about 5 important pull requests that need to be accepted (including mine!), but the project owner is AWOL. When I use the GitHub web ...
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Putting outputs into github issues

I often need to add a stacktrace to issue. Manually adding spaces to pasted lines is not comfortable. How to do this other way than manually?
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How can I get email notifications when add or remove a tag to a github.com issue?

How can I get email notifications when adding or removing a tag to a github.com issue? I need that because we are using tag addition and removal to sign issues status changes. The statuses are ...
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What's the use of "user referenced this issue from a commit in repository" in GitHub issues?

I have a bunch of entries that say "someone referenced this issue from a commit in someone/project" that are automatically inserted by GitHub in the comments of a reported issue. These are not pull ...
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Ask questions on GitHub without raising an issue

It’s happened to many I’m sure: you're on GitHub trying to install some new software, and it’s just not working right. It might be the software, or it might be that you didn't understand something, or ...
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Default issue view in GitHub

When I click on the Issues button for a repository, the default filter is: is:open is:issue Is there a way to change the default so that a particular milestone is excluded? For instance: is:open is:...
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If I disable issues in GitHub, do I lose the current set of issues?

If I disable the issue tracker in my Github repo, do I lose my current set of issues or do they re-appear when I re-enable it?
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