In some cases, you might want to exclude certain Assets in your Project from publishing to the cloud. Collaborate uses a gitignore file to exclude files from publish. To exclude Assets from publish, add them to the provided .collabignore file in the root of your Project folder. This lists the files and folders to exclude during a publish to Collaborate.
To add your own exclude rules to the .collabignore file:
Note: For local edits to the .collabignore file to take effect, you must restart the Unity Editor.
Note: If you exclude a file that is already tracked in Collaborate, its existing file history is preserved.
There are Project files and folders that you can never exclude from Collaborate using the .collabignore file. These are: