Code Quality Rank: L2
Programming language: C#
License: GNU General Public License v3.0 only
Tags: Git Tools    
Latest version: v3.4.3

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Git Extensions

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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Current Status

The work has been split into two streams:

Version 3.x

This stream contains the code for the new major version with a number of significant changes—both to the app and the codebase. For more details please refer to versions comparison.

  Windows only Runtime environment MS Windows 7SP1+ MS .NET Framework 4.6.1+ Development MS VS 2017 v15.7+, C#7.3 VC++ (inc. ATL for x86/x64 for installer) Current dev status Translations

Version 2.5x

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.

  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


v3.3.1 [ Download ] Current dev stream NB: expect :unicorn: :unicorn: :dragon: :dragon: and :bug: :bug: [ Download ] 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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