/ Insights / Moving GitHub Desktop Repo Local Directory Insights Moving GitHub Desktop Repo Local Directory December 21, 2021 Nathan LasnoskiYou have unfortunately downloaded your GitHub repo to a directory in your OneDrive synced files haven’t you? It’s synchronizing everything twice! Didn’t anyone tell you that OneDrive wasn’t supposed to be used for source code? Don’t worry. This one is actually pretty easy to fix.Close GitHub desktop and any applications currently accessing the codeCopy the directory from it’s existing location to a new location (preferably one not synchronized by OneDrive or anything else)Delete the originating directoryRestart GitHub desktop… you will be asked where the location isDo NOT re-sync. Find the newly moved locationView files in Explorer through GitHub enterprise and you will see it is correctly connectedNow, return to work and never again make this mistake.