Latest Git is not getting extracted


Post downloading the latest installer for sourcetree software.exe( and installing it

Post registration step, the Git is not getting installed when i try getting it enabled from

Tools>options>Git>Enable Git Support ( i get the below error)

Unable to extract C:\Users\username\Appdata\Local\Atlassian\SourceTree\PortableGit.7z
System.Net.WebException: Unable to connect to the remote server
System.Net.Sockets.SocketException: A connection attempt failed because the connected party did not properly respond after a period of time, or established connection failed because connected host has failed to respond XXX.XXX.XXX

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Do you have a proxy/firewall in place?

If you manually install Git from and run Sourcetree it should find the version of Git installed on your OS.

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