How to: Configure Check-Out Settings

Administrators of Team Foundation version control can configure source control check-out settings. Check-out settings in Team Foundation version control enable files to be edited by more than one person at the same time. The following procedure shows you how to configure check-out settings.

Required Permissions

To configure check-out settings, you must have the Manipulate security settings permission set to Allow. For more information, see Team Foundation Server Permissions.


To configure checkout settings

  1. In Team Explorer, select the team project for which you want to configure check-out settings.

  2. From the Team menu, click TeamProjectSettings, and then click SourceControl.

  3. In the SourceControlSettings dialog box, select the Check-out Settings tab.

  4. Select or clear the Enable multiple checkout box.

  5. Select or clear the Enable get latest on check-out box.

  6. Click OK.

See Also


How to: Enable Team Foundation Version Control to Get the Latest Files on Check-Out

Other Resources

Configuring Version Control Settings