This project is read-only.
To create a new Git repository, right click the project in the solution explorer and select menu "Git - New Repository".


The files status are shown as new files. The .gitignore file is also created automatically.



Now that your project is controlled by Git, you will see the Git file status displayed in the solution explorer.

Last edited Oct 19, 2011 at 1:56 AM by yysun, version 3


Scottintexas Jul 1, 2015 at 2:08 PM 
I had to restart VS 2013 to see Git in the IDE. Right clicking in the Project Properties I do not get a New or Add or any sort of Repository choice. I get Compare with last commit, Undo File Changes, Refresh, History, Pending Changes, Open .gitignore, Git Bash.

craisin Aug 7, 2014 at 5:14 PM 
It showed in my IDE once I had removed other Source Control programs. When you right click on the project in Solution Explorer, it actually appears as "Create GIT Repository" not "GIT - New Repository"

LevK May 1, 2014 at 7:12 PM 
Download GET using Tools-->Extension Manager--Gallery. But GIT menu did not appear when right click on project. Visual Studio 2010 Windows 7.