I am new to programming. I cannot install some packages via setting. It returns some errors like this:
npm ERR! not found: git
npm ERR! Failed using git.
npm ERR! This is most likely not a problem with npm itself.
npm ERR! Please check if you have git installed and in your PATH.
So I also tried to install packages manually using “apm install” in cmd at the unzipped new package folder(~/.atom/packages/something). But it fails and returns the same errors.
I am using windows 8.1, atom version 0.156.0, also have git installed (from
After searching around forum, I cannot solve it (also tried reinstall, delete .atom folder). Could someone help or will it be fixed in next update?