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I've created a directory on our SVN server and added a local directory with my project to it. It got uploaded and seems to be OK.

However, I didn't get those cute green (or any others) icons on the file. So I clicked on the project's directory and used "checkout". That wasn't good because I've downloaded ALL of the repository.

How can I synchronize my uploaded directory with it's corresponding directory on the server? (It's probably something easy that I've forgot to check in or so...)

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Using "Checkout" is correct, but you have to select the directory you want instead of the repository root.

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How can I do that? I only have the option of "checkout", no "checkout from..." or such. – Konrad Viltersten Oct 7 '12 at 15:42
    
Oh, wait, I think I've found it. You mean that I should open the repo browser and from there do a checkout to my local directory, right? Please say "yes", because I'm so proud I've found it... Now I have "SVN update" and "SVN commit" options in the directory. :) – Konrad Viltersten Oct 7 '12 at 15:55
    
Yes. Alternatively, choose "Checkout" in an empty directoy and then select a source directory from the repository. – CL. Oct 7 '12 at 17:05
    
+1 for a nice follow-up reply. In this case I had the stuff on my local computer first and wanted to upload them (which I did successfully). Then I got confused because the add-ons to the icons didn't show up. – Konrad Viltersten Oct 7 '12 at 17:55

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