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Welcome to GitKraken's Feature Upvote 👋 The GitKraken product team regularly moderates and references this board when planning upcoming release cycles. Be sure ...
Suggested by: Jonathan (02 Jun, '21) Upvoted: 13 Nov Comments: 1
Pinned Under consideration

Support for WSL2 on Windows

The Windows Subsystem for Linux lets developers run a GNU/Linux environment on a Windows machine. It also appears there is a workaround for getting this to work with ...
Suggested by: Han Joosten (26 Jun, '21) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 70
Under consideration

Support for additional file encoding

GitKraken Git GUI only supports UTF-8 file encoding. Files may display in an unexpected way or be marked a binary if files are not encoded in UTF-8. As a user, I ...
Suggested by: Pierre-Luc (21 Jun, '21) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 16
Under consideration

Compare working copy against specific commit

As a developer, I'd like to see the differences of my working copy to a specific commit node. I like the compare function when I "ctrl+select" two commit nodes. It ...
Suggested by: Uwe Schneller (18 Oct, '21) Upvoted: 06 Dec Comments: 6
Under consideration

Support Worktrees 🌲

A Git worktree is a linked copy of your Git repository, allowing you to have multiple branches checked out at a time. A worktree has a separate path from your main ...
Suggested by: Jonathan (24 May, '21) Upvoted: 06 Dec Comments: 10
Under consideration

Support SSH/config file

As a user with multiple accounts set up in ssh_config, I want GitKraken to support this properly. GitKraken doesn't seem to be able to respect the certificate ...
Suggested by: Daniel Demus (15 Jun, '21) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 31
Under consideration

Support multiple GitKraken windows

Ability to open multiple instances of GitKraken as in VSCode (File -> New Window). I usually have 3-4 projects open at once, each one on a different desktop. It ...
Suggested by: torgo (25 Jun, '21) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 22
Under consideration

Add ability to bypass git hooks

When committing there may be times in which bypassing hooks is required, like bypassing linting or various tests for various reasons. The cli switch is `--no-verify`.
Suggested by: William Penton (Nexxuz) (23 Jul, '21) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 27
Under consideration

Azure DevOps Server (TFS) Integration 🔗

While there is an existing integration for Azure DevOps, there is currently no built-in integration for Azure DevOps SERVER. As a user, I would like to setup a ...
Suggested by: Alex Latham (10 May, '21) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 16
Under consideration Integration

Support Groups of Tabs

I work in many repo's 19+ and there is no way to group tabs in the menu bar. My tab bar is useless when it is so full. I get nice padding around a git branch logo and ...
Suggested by: Mortimer (29 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 06 Dec Comments: 18
Under consideration

Implement git bisect 🔍

Git bisect is a useful tool for locating which commit introduced problematic code. Git SCM reference link: https://git-scm.com/docs/git-bisect As a user, I ...
Suggested by: Jonathan (24 May, '21) Upvoted: 05 Dec Comments: 1
Under consideration

AWS Code Commit Integration 🔗

There is currently no built-in integration for AWS Code Commit. As a user, I would like to setup an integration inside GK to achieve the following benefits: - ...
Suggested by: Jonathan (24 May, '21) Upvoted: 28 Nov Comments: 15
Under consideration Integration

Pin branch to left in the graph 📌

Allow pinning a certain branch to the left side of the graph. All the commits in that branch's direct history should always appear on the left side. This is ...
Suggested by: Max A (15 Jun, '21) Upvoted: 05 Dec Comments: 18
Under consideration

Improve performance when switching tabs

If a user wants to open or close multiple repo, they have to wait one by one until the UI is ready again. Keeping e.g. the repo tab bar operational would make the UI ...
Suggested by: Max Moldmann (07 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 10

Monthly plans

Ability to pay the subscription per month.
Suggested by: Oxi-onGit (20 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 28 Nov Comments: 17
Under consideration

Add an option to hide Summary/Description in commit message and let us just time a plain message.

Please add an option to hide Summary/Description in a commit message window, I never use it and just type everything in description, Summary just eats up my display ...
Suggested by: Vlad Sharanhovich (07 Oct, '21) Upvoted: 05 Dec Comments: 4
Under consideration

Support in-app setting for date/time format 🌍

As a user, I wish to keep my language setting but change the date and time format. It is also useful in this case because this is where I would expect GK to pull ...
Suggested by: Jonathan (24 May, '21) Upvoted: 05 Dec Comments: 20
Under consideration

Add force option --force-with-lease

Git push --force overwrites a remote branch with your local branch. Git push --force-with-lease is a safer option that will not overwrite any work on the remote ...
Suggested by: jeremy simmons (24 Jun, '21) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 11
Under consideration

Add git subtree support 🌳

Git subtree lets you nest one repository inside another as a sub-directory. It is one of several ways Git projects can manage project dependencies and is an ...
Suggested by: Gonzalo Calandria (15 Jun, '21) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 6
Under consideration Git functionality

Support Cherrypicking of multiple selected commits at once

Select a commit range using Shift-Click or Select multiple commits using Ctrl-Click Select Cherrypick from the context menu
Suggested by: Tyson Williams (26 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 8
Under consideration

Support for ARM64

With the increasing popularity and power of ARM processors, as seen in products like the Raspberry Pi 400 and ROCKPro64, these machines are becoming more viable for ...
Suggested by: Chris (02 Aug, '21) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 15
Under consideration

Ability to rename existing stashes

I know I can pop and recommit a stash to rename it, but I want a convenient shortcut like we have with the last commits on branches. This would make it much easier to ...
Suggested by: Lars (17 Aug, '21) Upvoted: 06 Dec Comments: 5
Under consideration

Conventional commits support

Support conventional commits (https://www.conventionalcommits.org) * Support for validation of commits * Support for initial commit to obey the specification
Suggested by: G.J.R. Timmer (16 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 20
Not planned

Add support for splitting an existing commit

This is one of the few missing features that force me to launch a competing git GUI tool. The use case is that I or someone on my team have accidentally committed ...
Suggested by: Mark Hastings (16 Jun, '21) Upvoted: 01 Dec Comments: 6
Under consideration

Azure DevOps User Story / Bugs integration

As a user, I would like to select Azure DevOps as Issue traker, similar to Trello, Jira, etc. integration
Suggested by: Pablo Laplace (19 Jun, '21) Upvoted: 23 Nov Comments: 7
Under consideration Integration

Automate maintenance of old outdated branches

I work with GitHub a lot, through PR with my team. Whenever a PR is merged, the remote branch is automatically deleted from GitHub, but I am left with the local ...
Suggested by: Thibaud D. (15 Jun, '21) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 12
Under consideration Quality of Life

Copy deleted lines from Diff View (hunk & inline)

Add the ability to copy / paste deleted lines when viewing diffs in inline and hunk views. Right now the workaround is to use the split view to copy the deleted ...
Suggested by: Alex Latham (13 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 21 Nov Comments: 2
Under consideration

Better Gitea integration (e.g. Workspaces)

We use a self-hosted Gitea server and would like better integration for it. Especially for the new "Workspaces" feature or for browsing repositories in general.
Suggested by: Adrian (03 Jan) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 7
Under consideration

Support more interactive rebase commands and external rebase states

As a developer, I would like support for the rest of the interactive rebase commands in order to properly enable cleaning up branch commits when rebasing. ...
Suggested by: Tom Piddock (19 Aug, '21) Upvoted: 29 Nov Comments: 12
Under consideration Git functionality

Reflog support

Git's reflog has the ability to find commits that may have been "lost" due to an accidental branch deletion and gives the ability to reduce the size of a repository ...
Suggested by: William Penton (Nexxuz) (11 Jun, '21) Upvoted: 25 Nov Comments: 1
Under consideration

SSH Tunneling

I use VS Code on my Mac to edit/run/debug deep-learning code on my Linux machine via SSH tunneling. It's rather slick. It would be great if GitKraken also supported ...
Suggested by: Matt H (19 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 05 Dec Comments: 10
Under consideration

More progress details for clone, merge, fetch, push and pull

I was cloning my LFS repo today and it took a while, however the progress bar did not really help me see where it was and how long it had left. The GitHub client and ...
Suggested by: Lindsay (30 Jun, '21) Upvoted: 05 Dec Comments: 10
Under consideration Quality of Life

Configure a custom diff/merge/editor tool within GitKraken

As a user, I would like the ability to set the path to a custom diff, merge, and editor tool within GitKraken in order to use any tool I would like. This will be ...
Suggested by: Danny Schneider (30 Jun, '21) Upvoted: 05 Dec Comments: 10
Under consideration

Allow drop of first commit in interactive rebase

When performing an interactive rebase all commits except the first one (bottom in the list) can be dropped. Would be nice if the "Drop" option was available here too. ...
Suggested by: Bastian Eicher (22 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 28 Oct Comments: 4
Under consideration

Support for gitea pull requests

There is currently no support for opening pull requests in self hosted gitea instances. Would be an absolute prime-feature for myself, as I'm tired of changing to ...
Suggested by: Floempi (22 Jul, '21) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 3
Under consideration

Word Wrap in Diff Viewer

As a programmer who frequently works with files with long lines of code, I would like see them in a word-wrapped manner in the diff view in order to actually see the ...
Suggested by: Stefnotch (07 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 16 Nov Comments: 5
Under consideration

Option to squash when merging branch

When merging a feature branch that has multiple commits against it back into main, it would be nice to have the option of squashing the commits during the merge.
Suggested by: Stephen Oakman (18 Jun, '21) Upvoted: 02 Dec Comments: 5
Under consideration

Allow empty commit be created

As a GItKraken user, I would like to avoid the need to resort to use Git command line client to submit empty commit with summary/body/footer messages using syntax ...
Suggested by: Siak Cheong (13 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 10
Under consideration

Add reviewers to Bitbucket and Bitbucket Server pull requests

As a user, I would like to be able to add reviewers to Bitbucket and Bitbucket Server pull requests. + This is useful to be able to do this all in GitKraken ...
Suggested by: Joey Kelroy (29 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 30 Sep Comments: 7
Under consideration

Sync profiles across devices

For users who use GitKraken on multiple machines (Mac & Windows) it would be a great QOL improvement, if the profiles would sync between all devices. I took the ...
Suggested by: Vincent Niehues (16 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 28 Nov Comments: 2
Planned Quality of Life

Support `autosquash` with `fixup!` commits

As a developer, I would like to easily squash commits prefixed by `fixup!`, in order to quickly rebase branches without reordering fixups manually. This feature is ...
Suggested by: Sébastien Tisserant (28 Jun, '21) Upvoted: 02 Dec Comments: 8
Not planned

Keyboard shortcuts for Push and Pull

Please add keyboard shortcuts for Push and Pull. Configurable shortcuts would also be nice.
Suggested by: Matt H (19 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 3
Under consideration

Integrated Azure DevOps Pull Request View

As a GitKraken user, I would like to manage pull requests for Azure DevOps directly in GitKraken so that I don't have to navigate to Azure DevOps Similar to the ...
Suggested by: Calvin Allen (08 Jun, '21) Upvoted: 27 Oct Comments: 1
Under consideration Integration

Simpler Authentication against Azure DevOps

Due to security concerns we had to reduce the Azure DevOps PAT lifetime significantly, which requires our developers to authenticate more frequently against Azure ...
Suggested by: René Büdinger (21 Oct, '21) Upvoted: 12 Oct Comments: 4
Under consideration

Configure the length of commit hashes

New Config Settings Request: Changing the length of the commit hashes displayed and when clicked(copied). So if you copy the hash you dont get the whole commit hash ...
Suggested by: Florian (01 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 27 Oct Comments: 6
Under consideration

Context menu icons

It would be really nice to have some subtle icons in the context menu when right-clicking on branches or commits. For example a red X for the delete branch or a PR ...
Suggested by: Casey (10 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 17 Oct Comments: 3
Under consideration Quality of Life

Support Youtrack

Please add YouTrack as Issue Tracker!
Suggested by: Sascha Presnac (14 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 5
Under consideration

Support Chinese commit search

As a user, I want GitKraken to support Chinese characters when searching through commits in the graph.
Suggested by: livre (20 Jun, '21) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 6
Under consideration

Provide option to use custom avatar that doesn't require Gravatar

I prefer not to use Gravatar for various reasons. It doesn't make sense to me to make that the only option.
Suggested by: Glenn (20 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 25 Nov Comments: 4
Under consideration

Add a 3-way merge UI to ease complicated merges and rebases

When rebasing big changes, it is really hard to keep track of what was changed and why. A 3-way diff is an absolute necessity to properly resolve conflicts. Right ...
Suggested by: Martin (18 Jun, '21) Upvoted: 30 Nov Comments: 3
Under consideration