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Suggested by: Jonathan (02 Jun, '21) • Upvoted: 09 Mar • Comments: 0
Pinned 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: 2 days ago • Comments: 6
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: 45
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: 17 Mar • Comments: 14
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: 19 Mar • Comments: 29
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: 22
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: 14 Mar • Comments: 24
Ability to pay the subscription per month.
Suggested by: Oxi-onGit (20 Jul, '21) • Upvoted: 2 days ago • Comments: 24
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: 09 Mar • Comments: 1
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: today • Comments: 20
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: 15 Mar • Comments: 20
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: 06 Mar • Comments: 14
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: yesterday • Comments: 24
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: 17 Mar • Comments: 14
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: yesterday • Comments: 12
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: 07 Mar • Comments: 25
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: 08 Mar • Comments: 11
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: 19 Mar • Comments: 8
Under consideration Git Functionality
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: 20 Mar • Comments: 5
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: 18 Mar • Comments: 24
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: 2 days ago • Comments: 9
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: 20 Mar • Comments: 6
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: 20 Mar • Comments: 10
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: 21 Mar • Comments: 16
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: 06 Mar • Comments: 3
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: 21 Mar • Comments: 14
Under consideration Git Functionality
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: 14 Mar • Comments: 11
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: 20 Feb • Comments: 11
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: 02 Mar • Comments: 1
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: 15 Mar • Comments: 7
As added on version 2.34.0 of git (https://raw.githubusercontent.com/git/git/master/Documentation/RelNotes/2.34.0.txt) You can now sign commits with SSH Keys. ...
Suggested by: By-Jokese (16 Nov, '21) • Upvoted: today • Comments: 13
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: 06 Mar • Comments: 9
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: 16 Mar • Comments: 3
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: 21 Mar • Comments: 3
Planned Quality of Life
Auto push on commit || Option to commit and Push
I'd like an option to always push automatically straight after a commit, Sourcetree already has a similair feature for this.
Suggested by: Sander (05 Feb, '22) • Upvoted: 13 Mar • Comments: 13
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: 17 Mar • Comments: 8
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: 16 Mar • Comments: 7
Please add YouTrack as Issue Tracker!
Suggested by: Sascha Presnac (14 Sep, '21) • Upvoted: 16 Mar • Comments: 6
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: 24 Jan • Comments: 13
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: 2 days ago • Comments: 8
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: 02 Mar • Comments: 1
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) • Upvoted: 21 Mar • Comments: 6
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: 18 Mar • Comments: 4
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: 27 Feb • Comments: 4
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: 13 Mar • Comments: 9
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: 16 Feb • Comments: 7
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: 01 Mar • Comments: 3
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: 09 Feb • Comments: 4
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: 30 Jan • Comments: 6
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: 27 Feb • Comments: 7