GitKraken Tips II

GitKraken Tips II

6 GIFs that will show you how to become a more productive Git user.

Each week we share a #GitKrakenTip on Twitter to help you become a more productive Git user. If you’re just getting started with our Git client—on Windows, Mac or Linux—I recommend starting with this 2-minute overview video of GitKraken.

If you’re already using GitKraken, hopefully you’ll learn something new from our latest tips:

GitKraken Tips

  1. Have a merge conflict? Click the file in the right panel and resolve it with our merge tool.
    how to resolve a merge conflict
  2. When merging, choose to either create a merge commit or fast-forward your branch.
    create merge commit
  3. Easily preview and discard hunks or even specific lines of code before staging file changes.
    preview and discard hunks
  4. Resize the commit graph to optimize space for repos with many branches, even down to a single column.
    resize commit graph
  5. Toggle tree view to see file changes by folder, view change summaries quickly & stage entire folders.
    tree view
  6. View a file’s history to see diffs for each commit, and toggle blame to see who made changes where.
    view file history

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