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TortoiseGit is an easy to use client for the Git distributed revision control system.
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I looked at this for a similar problem. Pandoc is a beast. I eventually used it alongside https://asciidoctor.org which was a pretty tight tool chain for an extended markdown format to see https://docs.asciidoctor.org/asciidoctor/latest/migrate/ms-word/#pandoc.