Octopus Deploy Documentation

Release Versioning

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Under Project settings there's a section for Release Versioning where you can select how the next release number is generated when creating a release.

Release Versioning

You can use variables from the project (un-scoped or scoped only to a channel). In addition, some special variables are provided - example:


These special variables take the form:


If you are using channels, channel-specific special variables are also available:


Version components from other channels in the project can be referenced using the channel name as the index:


The channel name can also be used (generally as part of the suffix):


The version can also include Octopus semantic version mask characters i and c referring to the incremented and current values of the version, respectively. For example:


Finally, date fields can be also be used, for example:


These take the form:


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