Git Bash and NotePad++ installation steps with Path variable setup. Please note: Mac uses donot try to install Bash just install notepad++. Bash is inbuilt in Mac.
Notepad++ download link https://notepad-plus-plus.org/download/v7.5.6.html
GitBash download link https://git-scm.com/downloads
Notepad++ - Choose components page select choose 'Create shortcut on desktop'
Git - Choose Notepad++ as default editor, Use option 'Use Git from Windows command prompt', Use OpenSSH, Use OpenSSL library,Check out windows style, use windows default console
Add Path variables: copy the path where Notepad++ was installed, generally it would be at C:\Program Files\Notepad++ - copy this link. Go to environment variables and add a new path & paste this link. Watch the video if you do not know or never added environment variables before.
Open bash from the desktop shortcut & type -
$ git version
$ bash -version
$ notepad++ (This should open notepad++ from Bash)
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