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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: 10 Jun Comments: 1
Pinned 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: 14 Jun Comments: 23
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: 36
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: 27 May Comments: 57
Planned

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: yesterday Comments: 24
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: 16 Jun Comments: 23
Under consideration

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: 17 Jun Comments: 22
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, '22) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 24
Under consideration

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: 07 Jun Comments: 29
Under consideration

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: 18 Jun Comments: 25
Under consideration Quality of Life

Monthly plans

Ability to pay the subscription per month.
Suggested by: Oxi-onGit (20 Jul, '21) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 37
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: 04 Jun Comments: 26
Under consideration Integration

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: 29 May Comments: 2
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: yesterday Comments: 29
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: yesterday Comments: 35
Under consideration Integration

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: 18 Jun Comments: 44
Under consideration

GitKraken integration for JetBrains products.

Would much rather just have GitKraken baked into Intellij for example. Having boards and spaces also available in my ide accessible with a customisable keybind would ...
Suggested by: akat (15 Apr, '22) Upvoted: 18 Jun Comments: 10
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: 17 Jun Comments: 13
Under consideration Git Functionality

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: 11 Jun Comments: 10
Under consideration

Repository management on remote machine using SSH connection

I often work on servers via ssh connection and develop directly there (for example using VS-Code Remote Development using SSH: ...
Suggested by: Daniel Tar (11 Oct, '21) Upvoted: 17 Jun Comments: 5
Under consideration

Support for opening repos stored in WSL 2 from the Windows version of GitKraken Client

As a user, I would like GitKraken Client to support opening repos stored in WSL 2's file system from the Windows version of GitKraken Client. For current ...
Suggested by: Trevor (07 Feb, '23) Upvoted: 17 Jun Comments: 11
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: 05 Jun Comments: 14
Under consideration Integration

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: 21 May Comments: 15
Planned

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: 13 Jun Comments: 26
Under consideration Git Functionality

Custom External Editors

We really need a way to configure unsupported IDEs as external editors. I should be able to specify the executable path and arguments as well as interpolating the ...
Suggested by: Jonathan Piché (19 Aug, '22) Upvoted: 18 Jun Comments: 26
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: 21 May Comments: 11
Under consideration

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: Joey Kelroy (30 Jun, '21) Upvoted: 31 May Comments: 15
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: 28 Mar Comments: 6
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: 18 Jun Comments: 18
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: yesterday Comments: 5
Planned Quality of Life

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: 06 Jun Comments: 21
Under consideration Quality of Life

Support for S/MIME

Currently only gpg signed commits are supported, but S/MIME is an alternative to this. Using `gpgsm` and git cli, it is straightforward to sign commits, i.e. simply ...
Suggested by: Lecris (04 Jul, '22) Upvoted: 12 Jun Comments: 3
Under consideration

Ability to copy list of files changed in a commit to clipboard

One of my clients has to have a list of files that were changed in order to do deployments. In the commit information window I can see all the files changed but ...
Suggested by: Zach Burtle (09 Jan, '22) Upvoted: 2 days ago Comments: 0
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: 14 Jun Comments: 10
Under consideration

Add reviewers to Bitbucket/Bitbucket Server and Gitlab/Gitlab Self-managed 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: 2 days ago Comments: 16
Under consideration

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: 18 Jun Comments: 9
Not planned

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: 13 Jun Comments: 2
Under consideration

Merge without commit feature needed

GitKraken will perform a merge without a commit if there is a conflict, however I would like to be able to review and potentially unstage certain diffs before ...
Suggested by: Michael (08 Oct, '21) Upvoted: yesterday Comments: 17
Under consideration

Support shallow clones

It would be nice if Gitkraken supported shallow clones. At minimal, if it could detect that it is shallow clone and explained that or proposed to unshallow the ...
Suggested by: Julien Marrec (20 Aug, '21) Upvoted: 16 Jun Comments: 4
Under consideration

Option to downgrade to previous version

As a GitKraken User, I would like downgrade to previous version in order to avoid blocking bug introduced in new version. Sometimes new version might introduce a ...
Suggested by: Denis Tunovic (15 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 07 Jun Comments: 18
Not planned

Support Linear as an issue tracker

I would like to see support for https://linear.app as an issue tracker integration in GitKraken, as that's what my team uses.
Suggested by: Max A (11 Aug, '21) Upvoted: 14 Jun Comments: 11
Under consideration Integration

Show if a tag is remote or local

I think we should be able to see if a tag is remote or local. An example of the problem I have about that : I created a tag "actuallyOnMachineBlablabla", so my ...
Suggested by: Simon (17 Mar, '22) Upvoted: 11 Jun Comments: 11
Under consideration

Support Youtrack

Please add YouTrack as Issue Tracker!
Suggested by: Sascha Presnac (14 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 30 May Comments: 11
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: 04 Jun Comments: 3
Under consideration

Support cherrypicking a single or multiple files from a commit

Add the ability to cherry pick a single or multiple files in a commit as supposed to the entire commit.
Suggested by: Jorge Lopez (30 Sep, '21) Upvoted: 04 Jun Comments: 9
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: yesterday Comments: 15
Under consideration

Fetch submodules automatically

Currently with release 7.6.1 if repository uses submodules, there is an inevitability to open each submodule before updating main repository ( fast forward, checkout ...
Suggested by: Szymon (01 Jul, '21) Upvoted: 04 Jun Comments: 7
Under consideration Quality of Life

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: 06 Jun Comments: 3
Under consideration Integration

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: 09 Apr Comments: 8
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: 04 Jun Comments: 6
Under consideration