TortoiseHg is an open-source Windows shell extension and a series of applications for the Mercurial distributed revision control system. Mercurial is a free, distributed source control management tool. Source control relates to version control of source documents to ensure proper backup and logging ...

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How do I prevent a “No supported authentication methods available” error when using TortoiseHg?

I'm trying out Mercurial for the first time but am having problems doing a push/pull/clone with a remote server (in this case it's codebasehq.com) when using TortoiseHg. Here are some steps to ...
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Why does TortoisePlink.exe show “No supported authentication methods available” where plink.exe works fine?

I have both TortoiseHg 2.3 64 bit and TortoiseGit 1.7.7 64 bit installed on Vista 64 bit. Both TortoiseHg (ssh = "C:\Program Files\TortoiseHg\TortoisePlink.exe" -ssh -2 -C -batch entry in ...
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How to make TortoiseHg pull certain branch only?

I have cloned the default branch of a big repository and now I wish to pull from the server using the TortoiseHg client. However, TortoiseHg proposes to pull from all the branches. Is it possible to ...
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TortoiseHg and hg purge: do they work together?

TortoiseHg has settings to enable the Mercurial Purge extension. But does it actually have a drop down menu or something so that you can purge a directory without having to go to the command line? Or ...
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Is there any way to disable TortoiseHg windows integration?

I don't need Tortoise's icons on Windows Explorer. Is there any way to disable it?
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How do I setup Sourcetree without Kiln having to enter a username and password every time I push/pull?

I have a Kiln account that I use to manage my repository. However, I've noticed that everytime SourceTree accesses my Kiln account I have to enter in my username and password at least 3-4 times. ...
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Removing a file from TortoiseHg

I'm having problems removing a file from TortoiseHg. I make the clone, and there are a few test files which I want out. What is the procedure for removing a file from the repository?
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Tortoise HG “Out of Memory” While Trying to Clone Repo

While trying to clone a ~500 MB repository onto my local drive using mercurial, I repeatedly get the "Out of Memory" error. I have 2 GB of memory and I have never seen this. I installed the latest ...
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How to install TortoiseHG on Ubuntu

I just downloaded and installed the latest Ubuntu and it doesn't look like I'm used to. I don't see any Mercurial developer tools in the Ubuntu Software Center. I got on ...
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Using TortoiseHg's Repository explorer

I'm coming from a TortoiseSVN background and decided to give TortoiseHg a try. One thing I got really used to with TortoiseSVN was the SVN Repo-Explorer, which worked quite similarly to Windows ...
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How to configure TortoiseHg workbench to show latest changes by default?

When I start the TortoiseHg Workbench, nearly always I want to see what changed since the last commit. So I wait for it to start up, then double-click the repository in the far left "repository ...
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On Windows 7 how do you remove programs that add themselves to the right click menu? [duplicate]

After installing Tortoisehg workbench whenever I right click on an icon or the desktop on the menu it has options for Hg Workbench and Tortoisehg. I don't want that, how do I get rid of it? By the ...
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Explorer and open file dialog not responding (Vista)

Any explorer window opened for the first time on my machine causes the explorer window to display the folders tree and folder path in the address bar immediately but the file/folder list pane is blank ...
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Is it possible to “pull -u” with TortoiseHg?

When I pull using TortoiseHg, it only does "hg pull", while I would like it to do "hg pull -u". Is it possible?
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Configuring TortoiseHg for Bitbucket in Ubuntu

I have installed TortoiseHg on Ubuntu and created an account at Bitbucket. I am configuring an SVN for the first time for my grad project. Can any one help as to how to configure TortoiseHg with ...
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Compose Mercurial commands from Toroise-Hg and send to remote linux using ssh

I use ToroiseHg Workbench to manage repositories on my local windows machine, and I like how TortoiseHg composes the commands based on clicks I make using the GUI. But I only know how to use ...
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Accessing a remote mercurial repository through a ssh proxy under windows with tortoisehg

I have a remote mercurial repository (managed by hg-gateway) on a server. Access to that server is not open to the general public; however, the firewall allows ssh proxying. How do I configure a ...
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tortoise-hg export changeset between revisions

Is there a way to export the changelog from tortoise-hg between two revisions? I'm looking to get a list of all file changes along with the associated commit messages. I need this information to make ...
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TortoiseHg - Dialogs not appearing or very delayed until appearing but only when accessing repository on mapped drive

On some of our workstations tortoises commit dialogs and repository browsers are not appearing or appear, but after great delay on files from the mapped drive. What might cause this?
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hg clone using tortoisehg throws “getaddrinfo failed” error on Windows XP

I have Windows XP installed in my system.I have installed tortoisehg-2.10-hg-2.8-x86.msi. I have checkpoint vpn1-secuRemote installed on my system. I am trying to clone a project.But when i clone a ...
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Tortoisehg is as slow as Christmas, small repo, small size

I'm really confused as to the problem here, I made a new repo yesterday for a project at work. The project itself is about 3GB but a lot of that is images that won't change so I told it to ignore ...
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Mercurial Diff tool

After changing some big files tortoisehg can't create diff and shows all file's content to be deleted and then inserted again. But advanced tools like meld can show differences in file. How can I fix ...
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HG push creates new remote head on branch error

I'm working on my own branch and I never normally need to merge to do a push. Now I'm working on a new computer and I updated to my branch and it won't let me push. I don't know what it wants me to ...
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How to verify download of TortoiseHg software for Windows

When installing software onto my PC, I generally like to run a hash check against my download before installing it. Many download pages provide an MD5sum to use for this kind of check. See: Some ...
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How do I stop Sophos anti virus from scanning directories that are under source control

From googling it seems its well known that SophosAV as well as other AV programs have issues with how they interact and can inhibit source control utilities like TortoiseHG or TortoiseSVN. One ...