Comparing two similar files in the same automation project is done by using the two context menu options in the Project panel.
Compare Files may be used for comparing differences between two '.xaml' files, either processes or libraries as long as they contain similar workflows. The functionality is also available for local copies of versioned files.
In addition, Compare Files can be used for comparing two local or versioned
project.json files part of the same project, as well as '.txt' files.
- In the Project panel, right click on the first file, the context menu opens. Click on Select for Compare. The file is marked for comparison.
- In the same Project panel, right click on the second file and click on Compare with Selected. The second file is selected for comparison and the Compare Files window opens.
The first '.xaml' selected for comparison is located on the left side of the window, with its path at the top. The second file is featured on the right, together with its location.
Compare Files is also available for files versioned under GIT, SVN or TFS, allowing you to compare
.txt files part of the same automation project.
Dependency names are arranged alphabetically to aid with the comparing process between the two
Navigates to the previous change in the compared files.
Navigates to the next change in the compared files.
Collapses all nodes in the
Expands all nodes in the
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