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Help for install issues #2

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Marc Brooks Andrew Nurse
Marc Brooks

Added a note that GIT must be in the PATH when running the install.

Andrew Nurse

Cool, I'll take it :). I'm also going to tweak the installer to detect this case and pop up a dialog.

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Commits on Apr 18, 2012
  1. Marc Brooks

    Help for install issues

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### Why doesn't it work?
Make sure you're running the latest version of msysgit. The credential API is fairly new. I've tested this on version 1.7.10.
+### Why doesn't it install?
+Make sure you're running with GIT on your PATH (perhaps by running from the GIT bash shell)
### Where are you storing my credentials?
This app just uses the existing Windows Credential Store to hold your credentials. You can see the stored credentials by going to Control Panel > User Accounts > Credential Manager and choosing "Windows Credentials". The entries starting "git:" are from git-credential-winstore.
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