Scanning for Locks

When starting to work on a file that is not contextually mergeable (usually a binary file), it is better to verify if someone else is not already working on that file. You can do this in the Working Copy view by selecting one or more resources, then right clicking on them and choosing the Scan for Locks action from the context menu.

The locked items dialog

The Locked items dialog contains a table with all the resources that were found locked on the repository. For each resource there are specified: resource path, state of the lock, owner of the lock, lock comment, creation and expiration date for the lock (if any).

The state of the lock can be one of:

You can unlock a resource by selecting it and pressing the Unlock button.