About Source Control

Source control is a process where you store a copy of your project on a server, allowing you to “check in” and “check out” files and keep your local changes in sync with the server version fo the project, and with changes from other writers. Source control is even useful for single authors because it provides a means for maintaining a constant backup of all project files.

Lingo provides integrated support for several popular source control applications. Additionally, because Lingo uses a wide open architecture and stores files as independent XML files (such as XLF), you can manually manage your files in an external source control system.

Lingo provides integrated support for the following source control applications: