Fix Git: Warning: could not find UI helper GitHub.UI on Windows

% git push origin my-repo
warning: could not find UI helper 'GitHub.UI'

Select an authentication method for
1. Web browser (default)
2. Device code
3. Personal access token option (enter for default):

Recently came across the above error with Git when trying to push code upstream to GitHub while working on Visual Studio Code on Windows 11.

Came across a post on Stackoverflow that helped to identify the issue seems to be with Git Credential Manager v 2.39.0 which is installing along with the git install.

Workaround Fix:

Until a new release is available, below are some workarounds.

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