The TortoiseSVN client is a windows shell extension for Apache Subversion (SVN) client. It is simple and most popular as it has a coolest interface to SVN Subversion. Many users faced an annoying problem after instilling the TortoiseSVN. On the Windows explorer context menu (appear on right mouse click), the SVN commands were not displayed. In this article learn how to solve this problem.
What is the error?
After installing TortoiseSVN, the SVN commands are not appearing on the context menu when you select any folder and right-click. The context menu looks as below without SVN commands.
TortoiseSVN is installed on incorrect target Windows platform.
Before you download any utility software, you should always check for the correct version of the software, which is intended to support your target operating system platform, 32-bit or 64-bit. Suppose you have downloaded TortoiseSVN client software built for the 32-bit version and installed it on the 64-bit Windows platform. In this case, the shell extension for the installed software may not work correctly, and the commands will not appear in the windows explorer context menu. Follow the below steps to solve this problem.
TortoiseSVN client is installed on correct target platform but still SVN commands not appeared on context menu.
It is something unusual behavior. In this case, you need to perform the below workaround solution to bring the SVN commands to the context menu. The steps provided below basically do the installation repair. Most of the time, the repair installation does the file copy missing in the current installation directory.
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