Replit doesn't allow to create .env file in online IDE

Tell us what’s happening:
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How do you complete this .env step since Replit doesn’t allow to create .env file in online IDE?
Test is kept failing.

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solution: boilerplate-express - Replit

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Challenge: Use the .env File

Link to the challenge:

you use the Secrets tab

Note: If you are using Replit, you cannot create a .env file. Instead, use the built-in SECRETS tab to add the variable.