Jeffery Brewer (Mon, Jul 23, 2012 at 03:24:46PM -0700) >>
> OK, so I've read about GIT, I took the free online course over at Code
> School, I spent more time reading about git, read the git book on the git
> website...I'm eager to try it out...I go to the Git website, download the
> windows installation, install, find a command prompt, type "$ git config"
> like it says in the book....nothing. I'm getting "'$' is not recognized as
> an internal or external command, operable program or batch file."
The "$" represents your prompt, so you shouldn't type it. Try "git
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