Monday ALM User Group Session – Test Case Lifecycle

אוקטובר 14, 2010

On Monday October 11 I had a grate session in the ALM User Group in Israel. In my session we have seen a Test Case Lifecycle: Create a Test Case –> Run Manual Test Case –> Run Semi-Automated Test Case (Automatic run with no validations) –> Run as a GUI Test (Coded UI Test) with full validation. The second session was about Web Tests by Asaf Vishna, he showed us the Basic Functionality of the Web Test and in the second part of the session he showed How To Record a Web Test with Fiddler and how to Test WCF with...

TFS 2010 Alerts User Guide – How To Set The Mail Server

אוקטובר 12, 2010

This post is the Second post out of Five that builds the TFS 2010 Alerts User Guide. See the first post: “TFS 2010 Alerts User Guide – Introduction” On this post I will show how to set the mail server. The first thing you will need to do in order to user the Alerts mechanism is to set an SMTP server that the TFS will use. Follow these steps to set the SMTP:  Step 1: Log in to the Server with a user that has TFS Administration rights Step 2: Launch the “Team Foundation Administration Console”  Step 3: Go to the “Application Tier” Step 4: Click...

Known Issues And Workarounds – September 2010 Power Tools Backup And Restore Functionality

אוקטובר 2, 2010

In September 2010 we have received a new TFS 2010 Power Tools. One of the main features released with this Power Tools was a Backup and Restore wizards for the TFS 2010 Administrator Console, that functionality lets us create a Backup Plan for the TFS easily and with no special knowledge with the Maintenance Plans of SQL Server. Brian Harry has reported some issues with this functionality and some workarounds for these issues in his post: “Known Issues with the Backup/Restore Power Tool” Brian said that all issues will be fixed in the next Power Tools Version target for January 2011. I have...