cwGit server installation

Supported platforms : Vista/2008(R2)/7/8/2012(R2)/10/2016/2019 


cwGit server comes as a ZIP file containing an installer. Simply unzip your downloaded copy and run the package:

  1. Accept License agreement.
  2. Specify an installation location.
  3. Installation starts. By clicking 'Details' button, you can get more detailed information about installation.

You have now a Windows based secure Git repository solution which can be accessed via ssh protocol.


cwGit server installer performs following steps:

  • Installs Copssh as OpenSSH server listening on the default ssh port 22.
  • Opens tcp port 22 in the Windows firewall
  • Installs Git