mercurial: hide closed branches in the sidebar Edited

SourceTree for Windows with a Mercurial repo now shows all my closed branches in the sidebar.  How do I only show active branches?

4 answers

0 votes


I'm afraid I can't reproduce the behaviour you describe, see the attached image, my closed local branch is not listed in the sidebar.

Have I misunderstood your scenario?


Here is a screenshot demonstrating the problem.

This is a test repo cloned from elsewhere with hg-flow set up.  There are currently 3 open branches, "default", "develop", and "branch1".  However, the sidebar still shows "feature/branch2".

In my actual repo, the sidebar shows hundreds of old feature branches.



Confirming the same issue since the latest update

I am experiencing the same problem since updating to version - problem still exists

0 votes

Hi everyone! This issue was reported as a bug at SRCTREEWIN-7189. You can watch that ticket to receive future updates, or leave a comment there. 

Hope this helps!


Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Published Oct 23, 2018 in Sourcetree

Tip from the team: configure your repos for hosting goodness!

Supported Platforms macOS Windows We recently introduced support for additional hosting services such as GitHub Enterprise, GitLab (Cloud, Community Edition, Enterprise Edition), and...

946 views 3 2
Read article

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you