How To: Create TFS Reports Using Excel
I have customers that from time to time need new reports for them self not for the all project, I asked them why you need me to create this king of report?
The answer is: I don’t know how and it’s too complicated…
My answer: No it’s not!
In less then 5 min you will be able to create report like the one below that sync directly from TFS.
Open Excel 2007 click on Data tab and click on From Analysis Services.
Enter TFS Server name and click next
Select Team System Cube and click next.
You don’t need to do anything in this form just click Finish.
Select PivotTable Report and click OK.
For Chart Report – Select PivotChart and PivotTable Report
Select a measure group such as Current Work Item, and then select a measure such as Current Work item Count.
Drag fields :
- Assigned To.Person to the Row Labels box
- Work Item.State to the Column Labels box.
- Date.Year.Month.Date to the Report Filter box.
Filtering my report using Year and Month.