Run Unit Tests in Parallel using Visual Studio 2010

30/12/2010

Run Unit Tests in Parallel using Visual Studio 2010 Today almost each and every machine have multiple CPU’s or a CPU with multiple cores, so why not using them in order to speed up your tests runs and run more Tests in parallel. In Visual Studio 2010 Microsoft added the ability to run Tests (Only for Unit Tests) in parallel. Data Collectors cannot be enabled if using Parallel execution. You must have multi-core/CPU machine How To Enable Parallel Execution of Unit Tests 1....

Microsoft Open Day–Testing in Visual Studio 2010

Microsoft Open Day–Testing in Visual Studio 2010 Two days a ago I had the honor to give 4 hours lecture on Testing using Visual Studio 2010 in Microsoft Israel for more than 100 people about the entire suite for Testers in Visual Studio 2010, This wasn’t just another overview session but hand zone session on each subject: Microsoft Test Manager – Read More Lab Management– Read More ...

Problems with MSSCCI and VB6

21/12/2010

Problems with MSSCCI and VB6 Doing some work at a customer working with Visual C++ , IAR, VB 6.0 and couple more I faced with some issues using MSSCCI and VB6. (MSSCCI - The Team Foundation Server MSSCCI Provider enables integrated use of Team Foundation Version Control with products that do not support Team Explorer integration. ) After Installing MSSCCI I Can’t See TFS Menu The solution is very easy, just edit vbaddin.ini   (start->run: vbaddin.ini (its in the windows dir) Add the following line VBSCC=3, save the file and...

VS 2010 SP1 Beta – Test and Lab Improvements

12/12/2010

VS 2010 SP1 Beta – Test and Lab Improvements On my previous posts I’ve talked about VS/TFS 2010 SP1 Beta has Released, now available for everyone and not just MSDN Subscribers. Service Pack 1 Beta - General availability download Service Pack 1 Beta – MS DN Subscribers only download In the last post I wrote about about Improvements comes with SP1 Beta for VS/TFS 2010 , but not all… from the Testers side there were also a lot improvements and here is some of them: For the...

TFS Test Steps Editor – Multiline Support

10/12/2010

TFS Test Steps Editor – Multiline Support Almost every tester I’m working with asked me that question at least once – Why There is No Multiline Support in Microsoft Test Manager? This is not the best solution but if multiline is a showstopper you can download this tool to help you edit your tests include Multiline support, and if you are a developer want to edit Test Cases this also a good solution for you. Download Test Steps Editor - http://teststepseditor.codeplex.com/

Test Attachment Cleaner

09/12/2010

Test Attachment Cleaner Download Test Attachment Cleaner Overview: In Visual Studio 2010, with the introduction of Visual Studio Test Professional 2010 & Visual Studio Premium/Ultimate 2010 SKUs, testers can author manual and automated Test cases, configure the different diagnostic data collectors (as part of Test Settings), associate the Test Settings with Test Plan/Suites and then execute these test cases as part of Test Runs. The execution of a Test Run (whether automated or manual) generates a bunch of diagnostic data, which may be captured either automatically by the system or manually by the tester. This diagnostic...

Team Foundation Server 2010 and Project Server Integration Feature Pack is now in Beta

08/12/2010

Team Foundation Server 2010 and Project Server Integration Feature Pack is now in Beta We at Sela Group already working with a customer working with TFS-PS Feature Pack CTP for Integration between TFS 2010 and Project Server 2010, now all customers can get this support as “Go Live” Beta. I’ve post about VS/TFS 2010 SP1 Beta has Released and Here is another great news from Brian Harry for TFS 2010 and Project Server Users: The TFS-PS Feature Pack is being released to MSDN subscribers today as a “go-live” Beta.  That means Microsoft believe it is ready...

VS/TFS 2010 SP1 Beta has Released

07/12/2010

VS/TFS 2010 SP1 Beta has Released Brian Harry just post some wonderful news for TFS and Visual Studio 2010 Users, the SP1 for VS/TFS 2010 Is out for MSDN Subscribers and on Thursday for everyone else. Download links for MSDN Subscribers (Note all 3 of these links are the same.  You’ll find the 3 downloads and more on the subscriber site at this link): .NET Framework 4 Update Beta otherwise know as .NET Framework 4 KB2162169 – BETA VS 2010 SP1 Beta (Includes the .NET Framework 4 update) ...