phpStorm and GitHub

I have set up my gitHu account and I was able to push my projects to it from command line. My gitHub settings in phpStorm

and testing connection is successful but while I am working away this keeps showing in top right corner\

Anyone knows why this error is there?



Please send us a screenshot similar to the attached one.
Also, please check if git.exe exists in the path shown there.


git.exe does not exist...Why cant i set it up to work with gitHub?






GitHub is a service providing git repositories. You just cannot use it without having git installed.
Please install a simple git distribution to get it working:


GitHub is just a web service for hosting Git projects. All VCS operations are performed by Git. So you need to have Git installed to be able to work with GitHub. You can download Git for Windows from


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