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The Git Delete Branch action allows you to delete a development branch branches from a local repository.

From the Git Repository tab select the directory that contains the repository from which you want to delete a branch.

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Switch to the Delete Branch tab and enter the name of the branch to be deleted in the field provided.

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This action is a wrapper for the git command line. For more information on the use and options for this action, refer to the git branch command line documentation

To delete a branch or branches enter the path to a local git working folder for the Local repository and specify theBranch name(s)

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Local repository - Path to the working folder of the local git repository.

Branch name - A list of one or more branch names to be deleted- one per line.  

Quiet - Suppress output from git.

Verbose - Verbose output from git.

Force - Allow deletion of branches irrespective of their merged status, or whether they even point to a valid commit.

Remotes - Also delete the remote-tracking branches.

For more information on deleting a branch in git, see


the git branch command line documentation