Cloning from GitLab

Cloning from GitLab is how you create a local copy of a project repo hosted on GitLab. You have two options:

  1. read-only — just clone something public without any authorization,
  2. read-write — clone and make changes you can commit and push.

Although both methods can use either https or git URLs I use http (no s) for read-only and git for read-write.

But First …

Step by Step

Pick one of the following: