IntelliJ IDEA 14.0.0 Web Help

Lock File Dialog (Subversion)

VCS | Subversion | Lock
Context menu of a file | Subversion | Lock


Use this dialog box to lock file when it is necessary to avoid overwriting changes.

Item Description
Lock Comment In this text box, describe the reason for locking the file and some additional comments, if necessary.
Steal existing lock Select this check box to override the lock previously set on the desired file by someone else.
Do not show this dialog in the future Select this check box to suppress displaying this dialog box and have files and folders locked silently.

To have IntelliJ IDEA show this dialog box before locking files or folders again:

  1. Open the Version Control - Confirmation page of the Settings dialog box.
  2. In the Display Option dialogs when these commands are invoked area, select the Checkout check box.

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Last modified: 12 November 2014
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