Posh-git is a PowerShell module that integrates with Git to show git status information on the command line, and it comes with tab completion for common commands.
This post is a quick guide on installing this using the Chocolatey package manager.
With Chocolately the posh-git install command is:
choco install poshgit
How Posh-Git Looks
After install navigate into a local git repo. It’s showing me to be on the master branch.
Below is a quick demo of it working – I’m creating a new branch, creating a new text file and staging the file.
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