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Create a Git Repository in a GitHub Organization

Create a repository in a GitHub organization to support collaborative development using GitHub and SAP Web IDE.
You will learn
  • How to create a Git repository within a GitHub organization
  • Step 1

    Go to GitHub and login with your account credentials.

  • Step 2

    Switch to the organization context by clicking on the Switch dashboard context drop-down, and click the organization.

    Switch dashboard context
  • Step 3

    Click New next to Repositories.

    Alternatively, click the + icon on the top-right corner and click on New Repository. Remember to change the owner to your organization.

    Create new repository under an organization
  • Step 4

    Enter the repository name and description, and click the Initialize this repository with a README checkbox.

    You can add a .gitignore and license later on.

    Repository details

    If you did not select the option to Initialize this repository with a README, create an initial commit by adding a README file. You can keep this README file simple for now and add in details later.

    Adding readme file

    At the commit screen, enter a commit message and click Commit new file.

    Committing readme file


    Your GitHub repository is ready!

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