9719. Tracking Changes with Blame View on GitHub

View entire change history of a file on GitHub.

1. Annotation/Blame

Most source-control systems allow users to view files in annotated or blame mode, in which each line or block of lines is identified by the revision and the user who last modified it.

2. Blame View on GitHub

On GitHub, we can view the line-by-line revision history for an entire file through the blame view. See the example below: image

3. How To

Open any file in your GitHub Repository. image Click the blank area at the left side of line numbers, a ‘…’ button appears. image Choose ‘View git blame’ option in the context menu. image You will see the blame view. image

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