Apply Patch Dialog
VCS | Apply Patch
Use the dialog box to restore changes that were preserved in a patch file in the specified directory.
Tooltip and Shortcut
Patch file name
In this text box, specify the name of the *.patch file to be applied. Type the fully qualified name or click Browse and locate the desired patch file using the Select Patch File dialog box, that opens.
Group by Directory
Use this button to toggle between the flat view and the directory tree view. Select the checkboxes next to the changes that you want to be applied.
Expand All/Collapse All
Use these buttons to expand/collapse all nodes
Map base directory
In the dialog that opens, select the directory relative to which file names in the patch file will be interpreted. You can map a base directory to a single file, directory, or to a selection.
|Click this button to open the difference viewer that shows the differences between your local working copy, the repository version, and the patch. Use the buttons Compare Previous File and Compare Next File to have the files in patch compared in a chain.|
Use this button to apply the changes to files located in different directories from the ones specified in the patch. Clicking this button removes one slash in the path to the target file. Click the button as many times as many leading directories you need to strip. The number of removed slashes is indicated in square brackets.
Use this button to revert the last strip directory action. Click the button as many times as many previously stripped leading directories you need to restore.
Use this button to revert all strip directory actions in the selection.
Click this button to have all the leading directories stripped and have the changes applied to the file with the specified name in the base directory.
Click this button to synchronize the tree with the current state of the file system.
This section displays summary information for the currently selected changelist (the number of modified, new, and deleted files).
Select this option to add the patched files to an existing changelist and select the desired changelist from the drop-down list.
| Select this option to create a new changelist and add the patched files to it. |