You will need your own GitHub account if you want to deploy Nightscout in some platforms (check below).
You need your own GitHub account and
cgm-remote-monitor fork (copy).
A GitHub account and
cgm-remote-monitor fork (copy) is not mandatory but it is recommended.
You don’t need a GitHub account.
Create a GitHub account
a) Click this link to create a GitHub account: https://github.com/
Enter your email and click
Sign up for GitHub
b) Enter a password and a username (anything you want and that is accepted, not very important).
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c) Play and solve the puzzle then click
d) GitHub will send you a verification code. Open your mail and check your inbox (check your spam-folder if not received after a couple of minutes).
e) If a personalization sequence starts, click
Skip personalization at the bottom.
f) Leave the page that opened as it is. Don’t close it.
You have created your GitHub account.
Fork the Nightscout project
a) Click here to log in at GitHub: https://github.com/login.
Enter your username or email and your password. Click
If you already have a fork of cgm-remote-monitor in GitHub
b) Open this link https://github.com/nightscout/cgm-remote-monitor. Click on
Make sure you deselect
Copy the master branch only.
c) Wait for a moment
d) You now have a copy (fork) of the Nightscout project repository in your own GitHub.