Replace Windows Shell

If you're like me and like the bash interface on linux then here is a really quick and easy way to replace the windows shell with a linux based bash interface.

Not sure why this would have been deleted from StackOverflow but here is a brief summary of the process:-

Install windows console –

and then install Git for windows:

Run windows console and in settings set the shell to point to gitbash


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