Centro Control helps minimize overwriting of data and changes. Centro Connect utilizes the locking features of Centro Control within the Windows File Explorer.

Check files out to lock them from others changes and to signal that they are current being worked on.

Check files in when your changes are complete, allowing others to then view/work on them.

To check out a resource,

  1. Right mouse click on the file.

  2. Select Centro Connect > Check out.


    The green lock icon indicates the file is checked out and you have the file locked from other people changing it in the Centro repository.

To check in a resource

  1. Right mouse click on the changed file.

  2. Select Centro Connect > Check in.

  3. Enter a comment.

  4. Click Check in.

    The icon changes back to a yellow unlocked image to indicate the file is now checked in.

To cancel a check out,

  1. Right mouse click on the checked out file.

  2. Select Centro Connect > Cancel.