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Grzegorz Kućmierz

If I committed something that I shouldn't commit.
How to reverse it.

For example I accidentally committed .env file 5 commits ago, and I forgot to add it to .gitignore.

I need clear Instruction, how to remove it from last 5-th commit without changing other commits.

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Manu Magalhães Author • Edited

Hi Grzegorz,

Have you found a solution yet? Give a go at this one (see the explanation for git reset HEAD~3):