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This package was approved as a trusted package on 1/28/2018.

git-tfs is a two-way bridge between a TFS server and a local git repository, similar to git-svn. It fetches TFS changesets into a git repository, and lets you push your updates back to TFS. It could also be used to migrate from TFVC to a git repository.

To install GitTfs, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install gittfs

To upgrade GitTfs, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade gittfs


  • chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $sysDrive = $env:SystemDrive
    $gittfsPath = "$sysDrive\tools\gittfs"
    if(test-path $gittfsPath) {
    	write-host "Cleaning out the contents of $gittfsPath"
    	Remove-Item "$($gittfsPath)\*" -recurse -force
    Install-ChocolateyZipPackage 'gittfs' '' $gittfsPath
    Install-ChocolateyPath $gittfsPath
    write-host 'git-tfs has been installed. Call `git tfs` from the command line to see options. You may need to close and reopen the command shell.'
  • chocolateyUninstall.ps1 Show
    $sysDrive = $env:SystemDrive
    $gittfsPath = "$sysDrive\tools\gittfs"
    if(test-path $gittfsPath) {
    	write-host "Cleaning out the contents of $gittfsPath"
    	Remove-Item "$($gittfsPath)\*" -recurse -force
    write-host 'git-tfs has been uninstalled.'

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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Matt Burke


Release Notes

* Maintain export flag when resuming a clone for non-trunk branches (#1123)
* Fix out of memory (updating behavior for checkin policies support) (#1118 & #1138)
* Fix on handling non ascii characters in branch name resulting in branch duplication(#752 & #1150)
* Fix Alternative credentials not working (#1122 & #1154)
* Verify that git user config is set on clone and init (#1159 & #1119)
* Fix failing copy of author file when repository still not initialized (#1094 & #1148)
* Add a git-tfs setting (git-tfs.disable-gitignore-support) do disable use of .gitignore by git-tfs to ignore files when fetching (#1121 & #1147)
* Remove support of VS2010/TFS2010 (Checkin policies) (#1166)

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
GitTfs 0.27.0 2042 Tuesday, October 10, 2017 approved
GitTfs 0.25.1 6437 Monday, October 3, 2016 approved
GitTfs 0.25.0 2336 Saturday, March 5, 2016 approved
GitTfs 0.24.2 1208 Monday, January 4, 2016 approved
GitTfs 0.24.1 385 Saturday, December 12, 2015 approved
GitTfs 0.24.0 288 Monday, December 7, 2015 approved
GitTfs 0.23.0 1274 Monday, September 21, 2015 approved
GitTfs 0.22.0 775 Wednesday, August 5, 2015 approved
GitTfs 0.21.2 998 Monday, June 1, 2015 approved
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