Note: This article assumes that the user already has full access to the repository.
- Within a folder already linked to the root URL of the repository (
http://www.yoursvn.com/CVS/), create a new subfolder (e.g. Project).
- Create a completely new folder at a different location, which will link to the newly created subfolder in the repository. (e.g. Backup)
- Right-click the folder and select SVN Checkout…
- For the URL of the repository use the rootURL/subfolder (e.g.
- Select OK.
- Enter the username and password.