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Version control on Code Ocean: an overview
Version control on Code Ocean: an overview

Git integration for tracking changes and synchronization

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Written by Shahar Zaks
Updated over a week ago

Code Ocean capsule files โ€“ code, data, environment, and metadata โ€“ are managed as a Git repository.

The timeline on the right-hand side of the capsule editor offers easy access to the commit history and the ability to commit any changes you make:

NOTE: If you've never used Git before, you don't need to worry about version control. Code Ocean endeavors to provide version control for those who wish but not to disrupt existing functionality. If something is confusing, please let us know via live chat or an email to, and we will be happy to help.

From here, you can:

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