How do I stop source tree git authentication popup ?

I have multiple Bitbucket accounts, both are added and working in the authentication tab of source tree but i always get a periodic modal popup for authentication when source tree is running like it cant swap between repositories

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Hi Ryan! Which version of SourceTree and OS are you using? If you're using Mac, can you check the keychain to make sure the right credentials are stored there? Can you also let us know if you're referring to Bitbucket Server or Cloud, and if the connection is via HTTPS or SSH?

Regards,

Ana

Windows 10 Creators update;

SourceTree 2.1.2.5

 

-Update I installed an authentication helper i found on another post and now i get a more nicely formatted (atlassian branded instead of windows) modal dialog with what seems like a greater periodic popup

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