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Auto Configure Git client proxy authentication

Alex Mags
This post has some PowerShell to make Git client work on Windows in corporate environment. Short version Use the Microsoft Credential Manager for Git. Don’t expose passwords in plaintext in Git config or environment variable. The Microsoft Credential Manager will store creds for proxy amd git repo in Windows Credential Manager Git client doesn’t accept domain name in Git config, when you enter creds in Credential Manager change ID to <userID> format Automatically configurge Git client to authenticate with corporate proxy Git client doesn’t support Web Proxy Auto Discovery (WPAD).