Using Version Control
You can complete common source control tasks by using Team Foundation. The following section contains topics that describe different tasks that you can perform.
In This Section
Using Source Control Explorer
Provides information about the basics of using Source Control Explorer.
Create a Workspace to Work with your Team Project
Provides information about workspaces used to store and manage local copies of source control files and folders.
Placing Files under Version Control
Provides information about how to add solutions, projects, and items to Team Foundation version control.
Getting a Local Copy of Files from the Version Control Server
Provides information about getting source control files and folders for a team project that is associated with a local workspace.
Describes how to check in pending changes with Working with Changesets.
Working with Changesets
Explains the purpose of changesets and how to use them in Team Foundation version control.
Working with Shelvesets
Explains the purpose of shelvesets and how to use them in Team Foundation version control.
Viewing Historical Data about an Item
Provides information about how to answer questions and solve problems by using the History window.
Comparing Folders and Files
Explains how to compare or diff files, folders, and Working with Shelvesets.
Resolving Folder Differences and File Conflicts
Explains how to solve conflicts that occur between server versions of folders and files and versions that have pending changes in your local workspace.
Use Labels to Take a Snapshot of Your Files
Explains how use labels to take a snapshot of your files, and then at a later date to view the snapshot and even use it to build or roll back the files.
Working with Version Control Locks
Explains the purpose of locks and how to use them in Team Foundation version control.
Branching and Merging
Provides information about branching and merging versioned code branches in team projects.
Configuring Team Foundation Version Control
Provides information about how to configure Team Foundation version control.
Naming Syntax, Conventions, and Limitations
Provides information about naming syntax, conventions, and limitations.
Team Foundation Version Control Command-Line Reference
- Administering Team Foundation Version Control
Lists topics that apply to administrators of Team Foundation version control.