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3.3. Making local changes to files

To modify a file you will need to check it out. This can either be done by right clicking on a file and selecting 'Check Out for Edit' or letting Visual Studio automatically check out the file when you start to change it.

Checkout for Edit

 

When a file is checked out it's icon in the Solution Explorer will change from a lock to a tick.

Checked out file

Checked out files will also be listed in the Pending Checkins tab as 'Content' changes and can be submitted to the server in the normal way.

Checkout pending submit

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