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GIT via OpenSSH in Powershell is fine, so why can't I connect in plain cmd console?

when I run ssh user@servername01 ...under powershell it connects without a problem, however when I run the same command under a standard cmd prompt I am prompted for a password (no password is set ...
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Which version of Git to use with Windows

I wish to install Git on Windows 7. There appears to be two versions. I will be using it in conjunction with Tortoise Git. http://msysgit.github.io/ http://git-scm.com/downloads An answer on ...
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TortoiseGit Resizing “Log Messages” columns

When viewing log messages in TortoiseGit is there anyway to resize the columns for the individual changed files. They don't seem to be dragable, only use half the window width, and as such doesn't ...
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Git for Cygwin and file permissions

Why does git for Cygwin always get confused with file permissions? The file didn't change. TortoiseGIT doesn't think it is modified. DOS Git doesn't think it's modified. $ git diff README.md diff ...
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Why does cross-platform GIT repository take so long?

So, I have a GIT repository (a fairly large one at that) which I access both from Windows, using TortoiseGit and linux using the standard GIT package. But whenever I switch from one OS to the other, ...
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Why can't I install Git for Windows with OpenSSH?

Whenever I try to install Git for Windows, using the installer downloaded from here, the installation seemingly skips the step where I configure my Secure Shell client for Git. Normally during ...
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How to install tortoisegit

How to install tortoisegit without admin rights ?
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TortoiseGIT and sftp

I have a server which I can't modify/install anything on that. the only way that server gives me is to use sftp protocol to connect to the server and modify the files. I have access to the server ...
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Can't kill process TGitCache.exe

Sometimes, I suspect when I open a music folder during the right moon phase and during a leap microsecond, this process crashes and pops up an error reporting dialogue. I decline to report the error, ...
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How can I download android source code with TortoiseGit

How can I download android source code with TortoiseGit? Here it is explained using Repo but I use TortoiseGit. EDIT1 @heavyd, If I do that I get this error(and my local folder is deleted!). I also ...
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cygwin git status and tortoise git commit show different changes

On my Win7 Pro 64-bit machine I have TortoiseGit and cygwin with git. If I try to find the pending changes I do get different results from cygwin and TortoiseGit. I'm sure the result of cygwin git is ...
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How to continue cloning a Git repository that the download was stopped?

I was cloning a Git repository when suddenly my internet connection failed. So the download was stopped and about 50% of total files was downloaded. However I cannot continue the download. If I try ...
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Can't Install msysgit/tortoisegit

I ran msysGit-netinstall-1.7.0.2-preview20100407-2.exe.   (http://code.google.com/p/msysgit/downloads/list) Then I ran TortoiseGit-1.4.4.0-64bit.msi. ...
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Commit vs push and stash in git

I want to learn a little about git. I know a decent amount of svn so i understood the tortoiseGit interface. What i don't understand is the pull VS fetch and the push. What is the difference between ...
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Why is tortoise-git changing my file permissions?

I switch between using tortoise git and cmd line git on cygwin very frequently, and lately I've noticed that when I git status via cygwin and no changes are found, then I go to use tortoise git, and ...