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Compare documents in visual studio 2008

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Are there any free add-ins to visual studio / notepad++ that allow compare of documents. I don't have sourcesafe installed but am looking for that type of feature
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thanks!
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oh dear just discovered the IDE enhancements are for 2005, I'm on 2008
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http://whyiamright.wordpress.com/2008/01/18/changing-the-diffmerge-program-used-by-visual-studio/  .. this is how you can integrate a 3rd party diff tool.
http://www.sourcegear.com/diffmerge/index.html  - another free tool

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thank you. I didn't get super diff to work as its 2005 and I use 2008 (I thought it would have been upgraded?)

however I got diffMerge to work

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