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Credential selector helper

I've just downloaded the source tree and everytime I create a new repository, I get this pop up message. I checked the internet and I got other variants but not this specific pop up message. Any idea what this might be?

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From Powershell, navigate to



./git.exe config --edit --system

#opens config in VI editor

#update [credential] helper

helper = manager





Got the same popup every 15 minutes. Do you solve your problem?

No. But I got some information from the stackoverflow website. It seems when these credentials are inserted, they are supposed to help us with the login. However, I don't know where / which desktop app these logins refer to.

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