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Re: Feature request: Drag & Drop from Repo Browser

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 19 Sep 2008 10:40:15 +0200

Robert Dailey wrote:
> Hi,
>
> Would it be possible to add a feature that allows one to drag files from
> the repo browser and have that revision of that file actually be
> downloaded in a temp folder and opened in the editor I drop it in? Right
> now I think it would be very convenient to drag & drop files from the
> repo browser to visual studio.

You can drop a file onto explorer from the repobrowser without problems.
You can't drop it into the editor window of VS because that will use the
paths instead of the whole files when dropping (and it doesn't accept
'virtual' files either, it only accepts HDROP which means such a file
must already be downloaded from the repository).

That means you have to use the Explorer to drop the files to, then drag
those files onto VS.

Stefan

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Received on 2008-09-19 10:40:29 CEST

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