Search for 'keyword expansion' in the online help for VSS. There are similar
keywords in the VSS system that you can use. Don't forget to enable keyword
expansion. From an early post of mine:
Under tools->Options set "copy expanded-keywords into working directory".
You also need to add the following line to your srcsafe.ini file:
Keyword_Masks = *.cpp, *.h, *.c
The extensions listed in this line are the files that will have keyword
I thought there was an Options:dialog box that let you do this, but I
couldn't find it.
> Hi, I'm moving from CVS to sourcesafe hope you don't mind if I'm asking an
> amateur question cos I couldn't find it anywhere else.
> In CVS, we can set a tag ($ID$ or $version$) to ask cvs to automatically
> increment and update the version for us in the source code. How can I do
> this in Sourcesafe?