Git command could not be found. Please create an alias or add it to your PATH
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git command could not be found and could not find ssh-agent
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To fix it
- close Git Shell
- open GitHub and let it do some post installation.
- Open Git Shell again and you should be fixed.
Just to make sure I follow you, you just did this
- Open Git Shell
- You are prompted to update GitHub
- After the update, Git Shell opens
Now it gives the error
git command could not be found. Please create an alias or add it to
Warning: Could not find ssh-agent.
If this is the case, do this
- Close Git Shell
- Now open the GitHub application (not Git Shell).
This will say something along the lines of (not sure of the exact version)
GitHub is extracting git..
Let that go through the process and after it is complete, go open Git Shell and it is fixed. Just worked for me at least.
I guess you could try to add git to your path.
Go to Start -> Right click My Computer -> Properties
Go to Advanced system settings
Press Environment Variables…
Find Path and press Edit
Enter “;PATH to git.exe file” at the end of the path.