T-SVN Tip: Browse Repository Short-cuts

You might find it useful to have a short-cut to a repository on your Windoze Desktop.

Suppose the URL of the area of interest is


If you have a repository that is served locally, rather than via Apache HTTP, the URL will be more like


Simply create a new shortcut with the target

"C:\Program Files\TortoiseSVN\bin\TortoiseProc.exe"

Similarly, the repository browser could be launched from within a batch file in a similar way:

@echo off
start "Project Trunk" "C:\Program Files\TortoiseSVN\bin\TortoiseProc.exe"
        /command:repobrowser /path:"http://server/repos/project/trunk"

[This information may be found in the TortoiseSVN documentation.]


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