Check-out is the process of creating a local working copy from the
When an item is checked out, a lock is placed on that item, preventing
other users from modifying it.
Ensure that your TestArchitect Client is running and connected to the
repository hosting your project.
In the TestArchitect explorer tree, right-click the item that you want to
Select Check Out on the context menu.
Fastpath: Alternatively, use the keyboard shortcut
Important: Only one user can check out an item at a time.
- When you check out a folder, you check out all items in that folder. Furthermore,
you have the option to recursively check out all items within the entire subtree of
the selected folder, by selecting the Recursive check box in
the dialog box that appears.
- If you have not checked out a file, you may still view it, but only in read-only
mode, which prohibits you from making any changes to its contents.
A checked out items is marked with a green unlocked padlock symbol. You can freely edit
any item that you have checked out.