VisualSVN 3.0 Release Notes
We are delighted to announce VisualSVN 3.0, the newest and greatly improved version of the professional Apache Subversion integration package for Microsoft Visual Studio. This release brings significant usability improvements and full compatibility with Microsoft Visual Studio 2012.
The exciting news is that VisualSVN 3.0 introduces the Community License that is available for free! The Community License permits commercial use of VisualSVN and is available free of charge for any computer that is not a member of an Active Directory domain.
We encourage all users to upgrade to VisualSVN 3.0. Download the latest version of VisualSVN for Visual Studio at the download page.
Support for Visual Studio 2012
All VisualSVN features are now fully compatible with Visual Studio 2012. Moreover, VisualSVN 3.0 is integrated with the built-in Diff window. Now you can review the changes made to the files directly in the IDE with syntax highlighting, IntelliSense and third-party refactoring tools available.
There are significant usability improvements made in VisualSVN 3.0. Such new features as the Pending Changes window, Quick Diff Overview margin and improved keyboard shortcuts were implemented to provide developers with the best Subversion experience available.
See the changelog for the complete list of changes.
Pending Changes Window
The new Pending Changes window shows all the current changes made in the working copy. Pending Changes provides you with a fast and convenient way to review your changes, commit and revert them selectively without leaving the IDE.
Quick Diff Overview Margin
The Quick Diff Overview margin complements Quick Diff markers and appears next to the code editor's scroll bar. The Quick Diff Overview margin allows you to assess where there changes were made to the file and quickly navigate between them. This makes it an indispensable feature for the code review.
Free Community License
The other exciting news is that VisualSVN 3.0 introduces the Community License that is available for free! This is a fully functional license that allows to use VisualSVN on any computer that is not a member of an Active Directory domain. Community License permits commercial use and is ideal for freelancers, students and hobbyists.
Other Licensing Changes
VisualSVN 3.0 also introduces two new license types intended for professional users. Professional License is intended both for organizations and individuals and is licensed per developer. Site License simplifies licensing for large organizations and permits to use VisualSVN on all computers in one physical site.
Upgrading from VisualSVN 1.x and 2.x
VisualSVN 2.x licenses issued on or after September 16th, 2011 are eligible for a free upgrade to VisualSVN 3.0. Licenses issued before September 16th, 2011 require an upgrade purchase for VisualSVN 3.0. The current upgrade price from a previous version to VisualSVN 3.0 is just $39 per license.
You can download the latest VisualSVN 3.0 build at the official download page.
Also you can purchase upgrade to VisualSVN 3.0 using the online purchase form.