Using GitBash in Jetbrain's IDE
·May 24, 2019·
Whenever I program, I spend most of time in the GitBash instead of having tons of other tools. I love simplicity. But JetBrain's Integrated Terminal defaults to Windows' age-old CMD. Let's change it right away.
Get it going
- Go to
File -> Settings -> Tools -> Terminal.
- Enter the small snippet in your
Shell Pathto see the magic.
"C:\Program Files\Git\bin\sh.exe" --login -i
- Swoosh! You are done.
If your GitBash is installed somewhere else, you can replace the path. Just make sure you direct it correctly to
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