Getting Started with Git

Git    |    Beginner
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Git is a distributed source control system with growing popularity among software developers. In this course, you'll be introduced to Git, beginning with Git's features and benefits and how to access Git using a command line interface (CLI). Then you'll learn about navigating Git, configuring Git properties, Git repositories, the purpose of distributed version control and how to download and clone a Git repository. You'll learn about local repositories and the four Git file states, how to edit files, and how to configure the Diff tool. Finally, you’ll learn how to commit changes to a file, move and remove files, and ignore files. This course was originally created by Global Knowledge (GK). 

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • describe the features and benefits of Git
    discuss how Git can be accessed using a command line interface (CLI)
    demonstrate how to navigate Git using a command line interface (CLI)
    demonstrate how to configure properties with Git
    describe the purpose of Git repositories and demonstrate how to download and clone a Git repository
    describe the purpose of distributed version control
    discuss how to create a local Git repository
  • discuss the four files states of a Git repository
    describe how to make changes to files using Git
    demonstrate how to configure Git's Diff tool
    demonstrate how to commit changes to a file using Git
    demonstrate how to move and remove files using Git
    describe how to how to use the .gitignore file to ignore files

IN THIS COURSE

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