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Using CVS Integration

With the CVS integration enabled, you can perform basic CVS operations from inside WebStorm.

In this section:

Before you start

  1. Make sure you have an account in your CVS repository.

  2. Install and enable the CVS Integration repository plugin as described in Managing Plugins.

  3. Enable CVS integration for the current project root or directory as described in Enabling Version Control.

CVS support

  • When CVS integration with WebStorm is enabled, the CVS item appears on the VCS menu, and on the context menus of the Editor and the Project Tool Window.

  • The files in the folders under the CVS control are highlighted according to their status. See File Status Highlights for file status highlighting conventions.

  • Modifications results are shown in the Version Control tool window.

  • When using CVS integration, it is helpful to open the Version Control tool window. The Console tab displays the following data:
    • All commands generated based on the settings you specify through the WebStorm user interface.

    • Information messages concerning the results of executing generated CVS commands.

    • Error messages.

Last modified: 19 November 2018

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