GitToolBox IntelliJ plugin

GitToolBox - plugin for Jetbrains IDEs

Plugin for family of Jetbrains IDEs that expands build-in Git Integration.


For list of features see description

Change notes

For list of change notes see changenotes

Jetbrains plugin repository

Plugin repository page

EAP builds

Add in Settings > Plugins > Browse repositories... > Manage repositories... to receive early access builds.

Architecture decisions record

Decisions are stored here.

Building & running


Release current -SNAPSHOT

gradle clean check jacocoTestReport buildPlugin release

Upgrade to next minor version

gradle clean check jacocoTestReport buildPlugin releaseMinorVersion

Upgrade to next major version

gradle clean check jacocoTestReport buildPlugin releaseMajorVersion

Useful build commands

Full verification of build

gradle clean check jacocoTestReport

Quick verification of build

gradle clean test jacocoTestReport

Update gradlew version

gradle wrapper --gradle-version 4.7 --distribution-type ALL

Useful run commands

Run with previous sandbox contents

gradle runIde

Run with fresh sandbox

gradle clean runIde


To debug the plugin execute Gradle run configuration with runIde task using IDE Debug action.


Plugin can log additional diagnostic information to help with issues investigation. All categories can be used in any combination.

Debug logging

Add following line to Help > Debug Log Settings...


Performance metrics

Metrics are exposed via JMX beans under zielu.gittoolbox domain.

Icons attribution:

Git Logo by Jason Long is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License

Some icons by Yusuke Kamiyamane. Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License