Windows Phone 7 – The First Fart Application

26/07/2010

Windows Phone 7 – The First Fart Application Yes I know, Farting isn’t nice… But each and every mobile phone on the planet has a Fart Application (Don’t ask me why!), So as a Fan of Phone 7 (In theory, still waiting to actually feel it…) I decide there is no way Microsoft Phone 7 will be without a decent Fart Application. (Fartless… :-)) So I built a simple Phone 7 Application called – Fart With 7 or Fart7 (Picture from the right) –> Just download the zip file, extract it and run it from Visual...

TFS API Part 28 – Test Suite Hierarchy Builder

TFS API Part 28 -Test Suite Hierarchy Builder In my previous post regarding TFS API TFS API Part 27 – Test Plans, Test Suites, Test Cases Mapping, I showed how to create and obtain Test Plans, Test Suite and Test Cases objects. As part of Quality Center to TFS 2010 Migration Tool I’m translating Quality Center hierarchy into Areas in TFS 2010 - as you can see from the following pictures the QC hierarchy(middle picture) looks the same as TFS Areas (left picture) but it’s not feels the same… Feels the same?...

Test Scribe – Automatic Document Generating For Test Manager 2010

Test Scribe – Automatic Document Generating For Test Manager 2010 I got this question from lots of customers – How can I export Test Cases, Test Plans to a word document? As you know Test Manager 2010 allows you to manage the entire Test Suite in one Tool, but for some customer installing Test Manager on every computer isn’t possible – For example – performing Tests on Linux… One more reason is the ability to send the tests to the customer, so he can perform in house testing. I’ve already saw couple of consultants building...

Scrat – Quality Center To TFS 2010 In Hours Instead Of Months

25/07/2010

Scrat - Quality Center To TFS 2010 In Hours Instead Of Months Regarding previous posts like Quality Center Migration To Team System 2010 – Done, Quality Center 2 TFS 2010 Migration In 3 Hours and more, Today I’m happy to announce – Scrat is no more in Beta stages and has been tested successfully with various customers. Scrat Includes: Wizard based tool Test hierarchy builder(Automatically build Test Plans, Test Suite and find matching Test Cases) Migrate Test Cases, Defect and Requirements Links between...

Greg Duncan –> A Feed You Should Read = Me

22/07/2010

Greg Duncan –> A Feed You Should Read = Me Friend just send me a link to a Greg Duncan post that he wrote on Me… Read the Full Article I’ve been following Shai’s blog for a few years (my first reblog of him looks like Feb 16 2009, Wit It! – One click Work Item access from TFS Alert Emails.) and his posts have become ones I look forward too. The guy is a dev geek’s geek.  From playing with Bluetooth to Team System topics, MS Dev related announcements, with tons...
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Coded UI Test – Tip 3 – Locate Controls Using Win + I

Coded UI Test – Tip 3 – Locate Controls Using Win + I In my last post we talked about Coded UI Test – Tip 2 – Assertions, but there are much more things you can do using CodedUI Test Builder –today I’ll show one more cool tip that will help you recording CodedUI Test much more easily. So today is how to locate control using Hot-Key, Why? Two reasons: Easy It will allow you to locate inner control that are not available while dragging mouse. ...

Visual Studio Productivity Power Tools Updated

21/07/2010

Visual Studio Productivity Power Tools Updated Microsoft just released an update for the very popular Visual Studio Productivity Power Tools. Visual Studio Gallery Brian Harry Post Tools Options Support The number one feature request by far has been the ability to turn off the individual extensions in the Productivity Power Tools.  In this release, we’ve added an extension which adds a category to Tools Options which allows you to toggle the extensions on/off and provides a single place to find the options for a particular extension....

Twitter is over Capacity

19/07/2010

Twitter is over Capacity Just tried to write some stuff regarding something I’m doing just so other people can think they know what I’m doing and than I got this lovely picture from Twitter: Maybe it’s a sign… who thought that twitting can get so heavy…
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TFS 2010 – TF30177 – Team Project Creation Failed

TFS 2010 - TF30177 – Team Project Creation Failed Today I tired to create new Team Project on TFS 2010 (Upgraded from 2008) and I got the following error: The Project Creation Wizard encountered a problem while uploading documents to the following server running Sharepoint Products: server..,. The reason for the failure cannot be determined at this time. Because the operation failed, the wizard was not able to finish creating the team project. I’ve checked for permissions and everything is Fine, I went to the TFS Administration Console to check if the SharePoint...

Coded UI Test – Tip 2 – Assertions

18/07/2010

Coded UI Test – Tip 2 – Assertions Visual Studio 2010 comes with many new features not just to developers and architects also for the Testing World, and the one I’m going to show to day is Coded UI Test – A functional , UI testing based on .NET code. (How to Record Coded UI Test?) As you know Coded UI Is Very powerful UI automation, but recording automation is not enough and you need to do some validation – to check if the actions you made result in the right way. For validation in Coded...