Viewing Changes History for a File or Selection
VCS integrations of IntelliJ IDEA enable you to inspect the changes made to files, or even fragments of source code.and commands are available on the main menu, and on the context menus of the files, under the respective VCS nodes.
Results of the Version Control Tool Window. For the different version control systems, the set of toolbar buttons in the History tab may slightly vary. Results of the command are displayed in a dedicated window, in the form of a differences viewer.command are displayed in a dedicated tab of the
To show history for a file
- On the main History
tab for this file appears in the Version Control tool window.
File revisions are shown in regular font. The revision that currently exists in your working copy, is shown inbold font. menu, or on the context menu of a
file, choose . The
- Click the columns to filter the list of changes you have made to the selected file.
- Click the relevant buttons on the toolbar to compare with local version, get the selected version from VCS, annotate a file, refresh the revisions list, and show the list as a tree.