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Connecting an application to an external Git repo

If you want to use an external Git repository with the Acquia Cloud pipelines feature, you must first connect to your external Git repository. The Acquia Cloud pipelines feature supports integration with the following external repositories:

  • public and private repositories
  • Bitbucket Cloud public and private repositories


If you want to use the internal Git repository included with Acquia Cloud, you do not have to complete this step to use pipelines with your application, and can instead create your build definition file.

Follow these steps to connect your Acquia Cloud subscription with your external Git repository, depending on what you use to store your repository:

For a more detailed technical explanation of how the Acquia Cloud pipelines feature works and its benefits, see Using pipelines for website development and testing.