Checking out a copy of a project
Select "Create | Checkout Module", then fill in these fields:
Enter the module name and path on the server
Local folder to checkout to
In the example above I am checking out a project named
DDConnectionBroker that resides inside of another CVS project directory named
DevDaily. The resulting files (my sandbox) will be placed in a directory on my PC named
I could have just checked out the name
DevDaily, but that command would grab every directory inside of
DevDaily and downloaded all of them, and that's not what I wanted here -- I just wanted the
- You may be prompted for your password if you haven't already logged in.
Under certain versions of Windows you may need to hit
[F5]to refresh your WinCVS display.
With a few button clicks to open the folders, your WinCVS window will look like this:
Congratulations! You have checked out the project and you're now ready to start working with it.