Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Beyond Compare is Beyond Awesome with Source Control Integration

Just found out the Source Control Integration with Beyond Compare Pro, this is awesome! First install the TFS  SCC provider and click on Tools -> Source Controls Integration.

Now see a window where you can add the same folders as your mapped TFS workspaces. But when you now start to compare, merge or edit a file which is checked in, you get the following popup:

Nice, isn't it? So now you don't have to go to VS to checkout the item manually and this works a lot faster!