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I was using tortoisesvn (maybe 1.6.7) and all of the sudden I noticed that new files weren't being displayed by either the commit command or the "check for modifications" command. So I upgraded to 1.6.10 and rebooted and now there is nothing in my context menu. The icon overlays are also gone, but that's not quite as big of a deal as completely missing the svn from the context menu. Any ideas? Thanks...

update: I uninstalled/reinstalled and my context menu is back. However, it's still not showing new files.

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Did you explicitly add the new files first to make sure they are tracked? – Tom Wijsman Aug 11 '10 at 13:37
no - I've never had to do that in the past. Tortoise would list them as unknown or whatever. similar to this $ svn status ? mst.vim – andersonbd1 Aug 11 '10 at 13:59
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I am an idiot!

There's a bunch of checkboxes in the bottom left of these screens one of which is "Show unversioned files"

Check that you idiot and it'll work as you expected.

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I had that problem with the last version. All context menus related to SVN as well as the icons were gone. I had to reinstall the client and reboot the machine to get these icons and the context menu back, maybe this helps you as well.

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