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Gitea10.0 9.9 GitExtensions VS GiteaGit with a cup of tea! Painless self-hosted all-in-one software development service, includes Git hosting, code review, team collaboration, package registry and CI/CD
Gogs10.0 9.4 GitExtensions VS GogsGogs is a painless self-hosted Git service
posh-git9.3 2.7 GitExtensions VS posh-gitA PowerShell environment for Git
LibGit2Sharp8.7 0.0 L4 GitExtensions VS LibGit2SharpGit + .NET = ❤
Git Credential Manager for WindowsHelps solving issues of credentials, made by Microsoft
GitVersion8.3 6.5 L3 GitExtensions VS GitVersionFrom git log to SemVer in no time
Bonobo Git Server8.0 0.0 L3 GitExtensions VS Bonobo Git ServerBonobo Git Server for Windows is a web application you can install on your IIS and easily manage and connect to your git repositories. Go to homepage for release and more info.
RepoZ5.9 0.0 GitExtensions VS RepoZ👨💻 A zero-conf git repository hub for Windows and macOS with Windows Explorer- & CLI-enhancements
GitTrends5.6 0.0 GitExtensions VS GitTrendsA iOS and Android app to monitor the Views, Clones and Star history of your GitHub repos
GitLink5.2 0.0 L3 GitExtensions VS GitLinkMaking .NET open source accessible!
NGit5.0 0.7 L2 GitExtensions VS NGitAutomated jgit port to c#
Husky.Net4.3 0.0 GitExtensions VS Husky.NetGit hooks made easy with Husky.Net internal task runner! 🐶 It brings the dev-dependency concept to the .NET world!
Verlite1.4 5.9 GitExtensions VS VerliteAutomatically version projects via semantic git tags with a focus on being lite, optimized for continuous delivery.
GitRead.Net1.3 0.0 GitExtensions VS GitRead.Net.Net Standard library for reading Git repository data
Access the most powerful time series database as a service
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Git Extensions is a standalone UI tool for managing git repositories. It also integrates with Windows Explorer and Microsoft Visual Studio (2015/2017/2019).
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v4 // Next Version (build instructions)
Windows only Runtime environment MS Windows 7SP1+ // MS .NET 6.0 Development MS VS 2022 (v17.3+), C# 10 // VC++ (inc. ATL for x86/x64 for installer) Current dev status Translations
Windows-only version powered by .NET Framework v4.6.1 with theming support [More...]
Windows only Runtime environment MS Windows 7SP1+ // MS .NET Framework 4.6.1+ Development MS VS 2019 (v16.8+), C# 9 // VC++ (inc. ATL for x86/x64 for installer) Current dev status
This stream contains the last cross-platform version running both on Windows (MS .NET Framework) and on Linux/Mac (Mono). [More...] This stream contains the last cross-platform version running both on Windows (MS .NET Framework) and on Linux/Mac (Mono). The code is in maintenance mode with no significant active development planned. Only certain bug fixes are currently ported across, however there may be consideration given for certain features to be ported across from the v3.x stream.
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Windows Linux/Mac Runtime environment MS Windows 7SP1+ MS .NET Framework 4.6.1+ Linux / Mac (possible) Mono 5.0+ (Recommended 5.14.0 or later) Development MS VS 2015/2017, C#6 MonoDevelop / JetBrains Rider / MS VS for Mac Current dev status Translations
Download it now or install it with Chocolatey or AppGet.
If you want to update a portable version, you should delete all the files and the subfolders from the existing folder except:
- User defined themes in folder Themes
Latest Release: v4 [ Download ] Current dev stream NB: expect :unicorn: :unicorn: and :dragon: :dragon: [ Download ] Visual Studio VSIX (2022) [ Download ] or install from Visual Studio via Extensions Visual Studio VSIX (2015/2017/2019) [ Download ] or install from Visual Studio via Extensions Visual Studio addin (2010/2012/2013) Included with installer for the 2.x branch. Download and run setup.exe Visual Studio 2010 Addin.zip Visual Studio 2012 Addin.zip Visual Studio 2013 Addin.zip Visual Studio Code VSIX Kudos to @pmiossec [ Download ] or install via VSCode NB: Please direct all discussions about the VSIX to its own repo. IntelliJ platform IDEs Kudos to @DmitryZhelnin [ Download ] or install via IDE Plugins settings NB: Please direct all discussions about this plugin to its own repo. Git Extensions for VS Code Kudos to @Carl-Hugo This extension allows users to Browse with Git Extensions from the Explorer and the Editor. It supports a single folder and workspaces. Nothing fancier. [ Download ] from the Marketplace or install via VS Code NB: Please direct all discussions about this extension to its own repo.
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For more information see our [code of conduct](CODE_OF_CONDUCT.md).
- We thank all the people who contribute, the project exists because of you
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- Website: gitextensions.github.io Git repo
- Source code: github.com/gitextensions/gitextensions
- Online manual: git-extensions-documentation.readthedocs.org Git repo
- Issue tracker: github.com/gitextensions/gitextensions/issues
- Wiki: github.com/gitextensions/gitextensions/wiki
- Gitter chat: gitter.im/gitextensions/gitextensions
- How to visualize Git repository's history
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