In this post, we will look at how to switch between GitHub branches in Visual Studio.
First, open a solution that is connected to a GitHub repository and go to Branches:
In this case, we have several branches – Master, release1, release1a, etc. We also have remote GitHub branches. We see the active branch in brackets, in this case master:
Let’s open the Program.cs file in the solution:
Now, if we select Release1 on the right, we see the file updated to that release version:
Now, if we select Release2 on the right, we see the file updated to that release version:
That’s it, you can move between branches this way.