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Commit

File | Settings | Version Control | Commit Dialog for Windows and Linux

IntelliJ IDEA | Preferences | Version Control | Commit Dialog for macOS Ctrl+Alt+S the Settings/Preferences icon

Use this settings page to configure the commit options.

ItemDescription
Use non-modal commit interface Select this option to be able to commit from the Commit tool window right from the, without displaying the modal Commit Changes dialog.
Clear initial commit message Select this option if you do not want automatically fill the commit message fields with the previous commit message.
Force non-empty commit comments Select this option if you want to restrict committing changes without entering a commit message.
Show unversioned files Select this option if you want new files that have not been added to a VCS yet to be listed in the Commit Changes dialog.
Suggest to move uncommitted changes to another changelist Select this option if you want IntelliJ IDEA to suggest moving changes to another changelist if you exclude them from a commit.
Create changelist on failed commit Select whether you want a new changelist to be created if a commit fails.
Commit message inspections Select the inspections that you want to be applied to the commit message.
Before Commit
Reformat code Perform code formatting according to the Project Code Style settings.
Rearrange code Rearrange your code according to the arrangement rules preferences.
Optimize imports Remove redundant import statements.
Perform code analysis Run code inspection on the files you are about to commit/shelve.
Check TODO (<filter name>) Review the TODO items matching the specified filter. Click Configure to choose an existing TODO filter, or open the TODO settings page and define a new filter to be applied.
Cleanup Automatically apply the current inspection profile to the files you are going to commit/shelve.
Update copyright Add or update a copyright notice according to the selected copyright profile - scope combination.
Last modified: 08 May 2020