TortoiseSVN Alternatives for Windows

    There are many alternatives to TortoiseSVN for Windows if you are looking for a replacement. The best Windows alternative is SmartSVN, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to TortoiseSVN and seven of them are available for Windows so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Windows alternatives to TortoiseSVN are Slik SVN (Free), VisualSVN (Paid), SVN Notifier (Free, Open Source) and svn-scm (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Feb 9, 2021

    1. SmartSVN is a graphical client for the Open Source version control system Subversion (SVN). SmartSVN targets professionals who demand a reliable, efficient and well-supported SVN client for their daily business.
      SmartSVN vs TortoiseSVN opinions
      Some users think SmartSVN is a great alternative to TortoiseSVN, some don't.
      Exact same or similar options available as Tortoise SVN
      Top positive comment  over 4 years ago

      best free svn client you can find for Mac
      Top positive comment  over 2 years ago

      SmartSVN is overwhelmingly complicated requiring many steps to do what TortoiseSVN can do from Explorer (Windows' version of Finder) with a right click and one menu choice
      Top negative comment  almost 4 years ago

      Do the same job in different ways
      Negative comment almost 3 years ago

      trial version has many less features. hard to maintain files and review them as toirtoise
      Negative comment over 3 years ago

      Paid/trial version while tortoise is fully open source.
      Negative comment over 3 years ago

      poor guy interface ..not user friendly
      Negative comment over 4 years ago

    2. SlikSVN is a free subversion client for the command line.

      • Windows
      • Microsoft Visual Studio
      VisualSVN is a Visual Studio plug-in that integrates Subversion and TortoiseSVN seamlessly with Visual Studio. VisualSVN virtually eliminates the management of your project source code files within Subversion.
    3. SVN Notifier monitors your Subversion project repositories for changes. It notifies about other people's recent commits and helps keep the local copy up to date. One can review all the changes and update the local copy from the application.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Visual Studio Code
      VScode extension to provide SVN support to its users.
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    4. EasySVN is a free and open source Subversion client that supports all the standard Subversion operations directly from within the Windows Explorer, Macintosh Finder, or as a Linux command line tool.


      No mention of EasySVN at Assembla, seems to be discontinued in favor of TortoiseSVN

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    5. Syncro SVN Client makes easier document and code sharing between content authors or developers. This multiplatform Subversion front-end allows you to browse repositories, check for changes, commit changes, update your working copy and examine the revision history.


      According to the Website, this is discontinued.

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