How to remove a directory from git repository?

Checkout you branch on local machine

$ git checkout <Your-Branch-Name>

Used following commands to remove Directory from git

git rm -r <Your-Directory-Name>
git commit -m "your-message"
git push origin <Your-Git-Branch>


If you want to remove directory from only git but not from local, used following command

git rm -r --cached <Your-Directory-Name>


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Harinder Singh

Harinder Singh

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