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How to view history of yml files (before they have pending changes)

TIL that Visual Studio 2017 introduced a Solution Explorer toolbar to switch between the classic "Solution" view and to a "Source Files" view which shows the files and folder structure which is on ...
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Status of items added to TDS projects

Sounds very much like you have items that are being ignored by your .gitignore file. To find out what is being ignore, open a git command prompt (Git Bash/PowerShell/Command Prompt - whatever your ...
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How to view history of yml files (before they have pending changes)

The answer to this would depend on what you are using for Source Control. I will try to answer assuming Git is your source control. Short Answer: Not easily... The short answer is, with regular ...
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TDS or GIT question.. how to wipe branches clean in Visual Studio "Team Explorer"

As a side note, this has nothing to do with Sitecore. From the git command line, you can can navigate to the repository root and execute this command: git reset --hard Alternatively, you can also ...
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How to merge TDS projects properly when merging branches in GIT?

I have been testing using unicorn for site content and TDS, in a Helix format, for templates/layouts/etc.... It reduces the merge conflicts a lot. Unicorn for content because content is changing A LOT ...
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How should we update our .gitignore when using Sitecore Rocks?

According to the GitHub repository for Sitecore.Rocks, the only files installed into Sitecore by the Sitecore.Rocks extension are these: Browse.aspx Service2.asmx Service2.asmx.cs (codefile, ...
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Using TDS and Visual Studio for development, Command-line Git for version control

I think you have a misunderstanding of how TDS and Source Control work. First, TDS does not have any integration or dependency on a Source Control system. You can use TDS with Git, SVN, TFVC, ...
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Organize/start source code from existing Sitecore instance

Yes, you should not source control entire /website folder. I assume that team had made changes to files like cshtml, config, css etc and in that case you will need to compare vanilla version of ...
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Sync issues when Serialization (Unicorn 2.0.4) + Git + WFFM

I would have thought that the git believing that the delete + add was actually a rename should only affect your repo history and nothing more, it shouldn't affect the actual content or location of the ...
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