Downloading and running mercurial on Windows 7

Steps for Downloading Mercurial for Windows 7 (32-bit)

  1. search “mercurial 32 bit windows” and select the 3rd result, or follow this link
  2. Click the download button.
  3. Click “run”.
  4. Follow the “setup wizard” to finish.

How to open a terminal window (and verify that mercurial has installed)

  1. Click the “windows” button and the R key together.
  2. Type “cmd” into the run dialog box that opens. Hit enter.
  3. Type “hg” into the terminal window to check that mercurial has downloaded.