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Patch File Settings Dialog

VCS | Create Patch - Create Patch
View | Tool Windows | Version Control - Local Changes - Context menu of a file or changelist - Create Patch - Create Patch

Use this dialog to configure the patch file settings.

Patch file Specify the name of the patch file. By default, the text in the Commit Message section of the Create Patch dialog is used as the file name. If the Commit Message section is empty, the default name is unnamed.patch.
Reverse patch Select this option if you want to create a patch that reverts the changes you have made.
Include entire base revision content into patch file Select this option if you want to store the entire base revision text of the modified file inside the patch file. This option is applicable to non-binary files smaller than 500kB.
Encoding Select the encoding for the patch file from the drop-down list.

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Last modified: 21 March 2017