Getting to prompt with GitBash in Windows 7

I have downloaded and installed Git for windows from this Google code page and have followed this excellent tutorial to install Git on my Windows 7 machine. I have also correctly established my SSH keys and have linked them to my Github account. I can successfully clone repositories using Gitbash which verifies my keys are set up correctly. However, when running Git Bash from the start menu, I get a blinking cursor and can’t see the prompt.

Thanks in advance for your help.

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  • 2 Solutions collect form web for “Getting to prompt with GitBash in Windows 7”

    Just released from the github team is github for windows. I think this will get you closer to having a git and windows working together.

    To avoid any issue with your current environment, try to uncompress the portable version of mysysgit:

    PortableGit-1.7.10-preview20120409.7z

    And launch (or make a shortcut to):

    <path to git1.7.10>/git-bash.bat
    
    Git Baby is a git and github fan, let's start git clone.