GitLab Documentation

Migrating from TFS

TFS is a set of tools developed by Microsoft which also includes a centralized version control system (TFVC) similar to Git.

In this document, we emphasize on the TFVC to Git migration.

TFVC vs Git

The following list illustrates the main differences between TFVC and Git:

Check also Microsoft's documentation on the comparison of Git and TFVC and the Wikipedia article on comparing the different version control software.

Why migrate

Migrating to Git/GitLab there is:

How to migrate

The best option to migrate from TFVC to Git is to use the git-tfs tool. A specific guide for the migration exists: Migrate TFS to Git.