IntelliJ IDEA 2016.3 Help

Show History for Folder Dialog

VCS | Local History | Show History


Use this dialog to explore changes to a folder. There are two views in this dialog:

History view

The History view shows a list of folder revisions (states), each one being supplied with a time stamp, revision number, and an indication of the action that resulted in that state.

ItemDescription
/help/img/idea/2016.3/rollback.png Click this button to revert the selected action.
/help/img/idea/2016.3/iconCreatePatch.png Click this button to create a patch based on the selected local version.
/help/img/idea/2016.3/help.png Click this button to open the corresponding help topic.

Changes view

The Changes view shows the differences between the current state and the one selected in the History view. The differences are shown as a tree of changed (new, modified and deleted) files and subfolders.

ItemShortcutDescription
img Ctrl+D Click this button to show the differences between the current local version and the one selected in the History view. Alternatively, double-click the current local version in the Changes view.
/help/img/idea/2016.3/rollback.png With a file selected in the Changes view, click this button to roll back the selected action.
/help/img/idea/2016.3/directory.png Ctrl+P Click this button to show changed files as a tree view of folders. If this button is not pressed, the files are shown as a flat list.
/help/img/idea/2016.3/expandAll.png or /help/img/idea/2016.3/collapseAll.png Ctrl+NumPad Plus or Ctrl+NumPad - Click these buttons to have all nodes expanded or collapsed. These buttons are only available when the changed files are shown as a tree view.
/help/img/idea/2016.3/iconSelectAll.png Ctrl+A Click this button to select all the files in the list or a tree view.
/help/img/idea/2016.3/find1.png Ctrl+F In this area, type the search string. Note also that speed search is available in the Changes pane.
/help/img/idea/2016.3/clear.png Click this button to clear the search area.

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Last modified: 29 November 2016