Frequently asked questions about Flow

FAQs around using the app.

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How do I login for the first time?
Overview After receiving a invite to join your organization’s Flow account, follow the steps below to create your account and login.  Joining your Flow account Step 1:  After receiving the Flow invite email, click...
Can I see my pre-squashed commits?
Currently no. After a fair amount of exploring, we haven't yet settled on how “the right way” to handle that would be.  Consider the following scenario where  commits A, B, C, D, and E  are made on a fe...
Does squashing commits change the stats in Flow?
Yes, you'll see some change in the reports when squashing. From Git's perspective, squashing is a form of historical ‘revisionism’ and alters the Git record.  Right now, we've taken the approach of staying true to...
How does Flow handle deleted branches?
Flow looks to Git for the record of truth for your commit data.  Since Git offers a lot of flexibility and the history can be re-written, in some cases this may cause some discrepancies between what you see in your Git host (i.e. GitHub)...
I have this idea for a new feature
We love your feedback and are always happy to hear from you: Let us know what features you want to see next Tell us when something is confusing Ask us nerdy questions if you want to know more The quickest way to reach us is i...