Configuring webhooks for traceability

You can configure a webhook so that you can link work items to Git commits.

Before you begin

Make sure that you completed the tasks described in Configuring the basic integration with GitHub Enterprise.

About this task

In Configuring the basic integration with GitHub Enterprise, you configured a webhook. To enable linking work items to Git commits, you update the configuration of that webhook.


  1. Go to the GitHub repository page in the web browser.
  2. Click the Settings tab.
  3. In the navigation pane, click Hooks.
  4. Under the Webhooks section, locate the webhook that you created previously, then click Edit.
  5. Below Which events would you like to trigger this webhook?, select Let me select individual events. In the options displayed, select Pushes.
  6. Click Update webhook to complete the configuration of the webhook.