Even if you haven’t tracked the files so far, git seems to be able to “know” about them even after you add them to
NOTE : First commit your current changes, or you will lose them.
Then run the following commands from the top folder of your git repo:
git rm -r --cached . git add . git commit -m "fixed untracked files"
Reference Link: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/11451535/gitignore-is-not-working