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Unshelve Changes Dialog

Version Control Tool window | context menu | Unshelve Changes

Use this dialog box to restore shelved changes from a shelf to a changelist.

Existing Changelist Choose this option restore the shelved changes in one of the existing changelists. Choose the target changelist from the drop-down list.
New Changelist Choose this option to create a new changelist and restore the changes from the shelf in it.
  • Name: in this text box, type the name of the changelist to be created.
  • Comment: in this text box, type an optional description of the new changelist.
  • Make this changelist active: select this check box to have IntelliJ IDEA automatically give the active status to the new change list immediately after the changes are restored in it. When this check box is cleared, the current active changelist remains active. See Changelist for details.
  • Track context: select this check box to have IntelliJ IDEA preserve the context of the task associated with the new changelist on its deactivation and restore the context when the changelist becomes active. See Managing Tasks and Context for details.
Remove successfully applied files from the shelf
  • Clear this check box to have IntelliJ IDEA still display already unshelved changes in the Shelf tab so that you can apply them once more if necessary.
  • When this check box is selected, the changes are not displayed in the Shelf tab after they are unshelved.

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Last modified: 21 March 2017