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 A little tidbit on key pair generation, again, PuTTY is mentioned. 

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james mckay dot net » TortoiseHg as a github client on Windows
4. Create a public key/private key pair.There are some instructions on github on how to create a public key/private key pair. Unfortunately, these don’t tell you that key pairs come in two formats: OpenSSH (as used by git itself and github), and PuTTY (as used by Tortoise Everything).A simpler approach is to download PuTTY (you can get it from here) and use PuTTYgen to generate your key pair:

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