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This package was approved by moderator ferventcoder on 10/26/2014.

Posh-hg provides a custom prompt and tab expansion when using Mercurial from within a Windows Powershell command line.

To install Posh-HG, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install posh-hg

To upgrade Posh-HG, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade posh-hg


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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Jeremy Skinner


Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Posh-HG 351 Sunday, May 27, 2012  
Posh-HG 335 Friday, May 25, 2012  
Posh-HG 381 Friday, May 25, 2012  
Posh-HG 343 Thursday, May 24, 2012  
Posh-HG 402 Monday, April 16, 2012  
Posh-HG 353 Monday, April 16, 2012  
Posh-HG 354 Monday, April 16, 2012  
Posh-HG 1.1.0 379 Monday, April 16, 2012  

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