GitKraken Releases

Released: Aug 10, 2021

Updates in V7.7.2


  • Added support for the Git configuration core.hooksPath variable. Users can also change the directory for where a repository’s hooks are stored from inside GitKraken by navigating to Preferences > Git Hooks.
  • Improved performance of new GitKraken Teams features. Users will notice that repository actions respond faster, especially for larger repositories.
  • Untracked files will no longer appear in the GitKraken Teams Panel if those files have not been modified.


  • GitKraken Merge...

Released: Jul 28, 2021

Updates in V7.7.1


  • Improved performance when switching between tabs in GitKraken.
  • The Author and Team filter lists are now sorted alphabetically by default, making it easier to find what you are looking for.


  • When opening repositories in GitKraken, users will no longer get stuck on the loading screen.
  • GitKraken users will no longer encounter a loop repeatedly asking for their SSH passphrase.

Released: Jul 13, 2021

Updates in V7.7.0


Introducing GitKraken Teams

  • GitKraken users with Pro and Enterprise Cloud accounts can now create and manage teams within their organization.
  • Organizations are now visible in Preferences in each user's Profile. From this view:
    • All team members can view a list of other members in the organization, as well as the members in any team to which they belong.
    • Administrators can create and manage teams.
    • Administrators can also invite, remove, or change the role of members in an organization...

Released: May 19, 2021

Updates in V7.6.1


  • Resolved an issue that was preventing some repositories from rendering when connected to GitLab Self-Managed.

Released: May 12, 2021

Updates in v7.6.0


  • Increases productivity by allowing users to utilize the Pull Request view. Selecting a pull request in the left panel will bring up the pull request view which will allow users to:
    • Edit the pull request title, description, reviewers, assignees, milestones, and labels.
    • Comment on a pull request.
    • Merge a pull request from GitKraken.
    • Submit reviews by leaving a comment, approving the PR, or requesting changes.
  • GitKraken users at all plan levels can now create and edit issues on...

Released: Apr 12, 2021

Updates in V7.5.5


  • Resolved an issue that was causing GitKraken to sporadically crash on Mac and Linux when performing certain actions.
  • Fixed another crash that could occur when performing checkout operations.

Released: Apr 5, 2021

Updates in V7.5.4


  • Resolved an issue that was causing GitKraken to crash for some users when trying to push.

Released: Mar 24, 2021

Updates in V7.5.3


  • Using HTTPS over a proxy will no longer incorrectly throw the error message: Failed to get server certificate: The handle is in the wrong state for the requested operation.
  • Hitting the Delete button in the commit message box when a commit template is present will no longer generate new lines.
  • The cursor will no longer jump to the end of the line when typing in a feedback or support form.
  • Repositories containing empty annotated tags will no longer cause GitKraken to crash on Mac and Linux...

Released: Mar 10, 2021

Updates in GitKraken Boards


  • The column automation that allows you to archive a card after it’s been in a column for X days is working as intended.
  • Using the keyboard shortcut Command + Enter after adding a new task in the Task List section will save the task instead of clearing it.
  • Selecting an auto-complete suggestion to assign a due date to a card will no longer apply the due date to additional cards selected.
  • Dragging and dropping a card to a new date from a date that has more than two cards assigned, and displays...

Released: Mar 2, 2021

Updates in V7.5.2


  • The tooltip display has been improved when dragging-and-dropping branches in the left panel.
  • If a WIP node is present when a user selects Reset Local to Here to checkout a remote branch, GitKraken will now create a stash.
  • The profile dropdown menu will now close after switching profiles.


  • Relative timestamps will display correctly in the graph.
  • Desktop notifications will render as intended.
  • A newline can now be prepended to the commit description field.
  • The option to delete a...