Remove credentials from Git

If this problem comes on a Windows machine, do the following.

  • Go to Credential Manager

    • in German, it is called: Anmeldeinformationsverwaltung
    • in French, it is called: Gestionnaire d’identification
    • in Polish, it is called: Menedżer poświadczeń
    • in Portuguese, it is called: Gerenciador de Credenciais
    • in Russian, it is called: Диспетчер учётных данных
    • in Spanish, it is called: Administrador de credenciales
    • in Norwegian, it is called: Legitimasjonsbehandling

    Go to Credential Manager

  • Go to Windows Credentials

  • Delete the entries under Generic Credentials

    Go to Windows Credentials and Delete the entries under Generic Credentials

  • Try connecting again. This time, it should prompt you for the correct username and password.

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