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Discussion on: How to never type passwords when using Git

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Good morning.
There is no need to install any additional software. You can use Git with your standard ssh configuration by creating a keypair locally and set the public key in your GitHub preferences.

After that create a „config“ file in your .ssh directory and add some information to it then git uses the ssh credentials with your newly created key.

The complete setup is described here