Microsoft Test Manager 11 – What’s New?

Tuesday, March 6, 2012

Tweet As you know the Beta version of Visual Studio 11 is out, Visual Studio 11 comes with many great improvements for Testers, Developers and Product Managers. In this post I’ll focus on what new in Microsoft Test Manager 11. Let start from Html support for Test Steps: (Thanks YOU!!!) And FULL html support in Html Fields, the big issue here is: you can now add pictures to any Html Field (still not for Test Steps) On the Test Menu you can set the Test Case result without running the test. ...

The Future of Testing: Quality Center vs. Team Foundation Server

Thursday, January 5, 2012

Tweet Quality Center vs. TFS is a question I hear a lot, each customer that works with Quality Center has faced this question when the development team has decided to work with TFS or the Testers want features to help them improve their testing quality. Instead of talking about that subject only with my customers I decided to write something on that subject to help you understand the power of TFS for Testers, and how this platform will improve your Testing abilities with more advance features and align the Testers as part of the development Team. ...

Microsoft Test Manager – Test Run Window Position

Tuesday, November 1, 2011

Tweet I know for most of you what I’m going to show is obvious, But today during a course for a customer (That already working with MTM for 6 months) I found out this wasn't so obvious…. When using Microsoft Test Manager for running Tests the window is automatically Dock to the left side, this will rearrange all icons and will force other applications to work with a smaller screen. And yes you can change it, as you can se from the picture below I’ve changed the windows to “Floating” And now I’m able to...

Microsoft Test Manager–Multiline Support

Thursday, October 20, 2011

Tweet אני יודע, אתם בטח לא מאמינים זה סוף כל סוף קורה – מיקרוסופט הוציאה “תיקון” ל – Microsoft Test Manager אשר יאפשר לכתוב צעדי בדיקה עם שורות מרובות. תיקון זה מגיעה עם עוד מספר תיקונים קטנים אבל ללא ספק תמיכה בשורות מרובות הינה המשמעותית ביותר. הכתבה המלאה - Brian Harry And one time in English - Microsoft has released Multiline support for Test Cases in Microsoft Test Manager!!! Visual Studio 2010 SP1 TFS Compatibility GDR <– Download  <- הורדה Alt+Enter

Test Scribe – Developer Guide

Tuesday, October 18, 2011

Tweet Couple of days ago I wrote about How To Change Test Scribe Template since than I got plenty of emails on that subject asking me to supply more and more information about changing Test Scribe Template. Many people thinks that: “The output generated by Test Scribe is not customizable in this release.” But this is not fully correct, you can change the Test Scribe template but this will require couple of hacks….. But possible I recommend you to read the How To Change Test Scribe Template article to understand what...

How To Change Test Scribe Template

Sunday, October 16, 2011

Tweet I’ve wrote about Test Scribe couple of months ago and explained how you can Generate word documents from Microsoft Test Manager. Test Scribe is an awesome tool for Generating Test Documents, but can I change the document template? Test Scribe comes with a Default Template and many customers what’s to change the template to their needs. This is the best way I found how to do that, and it require to drill down to some file inside the Test Scribe. Make Sure you backup all files before doing any changes!! Locate Test Scribe Template Navigate to –> C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Visual Studio 10.0\Common7\IDE\PrivateAssemblies\TeamTest Copy...

אז מה חדש ב–TFS 11

Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Tweet מהרגע שחזרתי מכנס Build לקוחות שואלים אותי מה מחכה להם בגרסא החדשה של Visual Studio 11 ו – TFS 11? קצת היסטוריה – בעבר חברות רכשו מספר רב של כלים עבור כל תפקיד ייעודי בחברה, לאנשי פיתוח – Visual Studio, לאנשי בדיקות Quality Center ועוד כלים לאוטומציה, מנהלים עבדו עם Excel או MS Project ועוד ועוד כלים, הבעיה שלא היתה אינטגרציה ושיתופיות מלאה בין הכלים, מה שגרם לקשיים לא קטנים בתקשורת ובמעקב אחרי התהליך. ב – 2005 מיקרוסופט הוציאה לאוויר העולם את Team...

TFS 2010 Training Kit

Friday, August 26, 2011

Tweet Yuval Mazor just post about “Introduction to TFS 2010 Training Kit is Released!” , Yuval Mazor and Assaf Stone did an amazing work for Microsoft in the past months writing the TFS 2010 Training Kit. TFS 2010 Training Kit The Introduction to Team Foundation Server 2010 Training Kit includes presentations, hands-on labs and demos designed to help you get acquainted with the features of Team Foundation Server (TFS) 2010. This Training Kit contains several demos and hands-on labs that require some additional setup. For instructions, please see the Setup document. Download the Introduction to TFS 2010 Training Kit here.

תמיכה בעיברית וכיון כתיבה ב–Microsoft Test Manager

Friday, July 29, 2011

Tweet לקוחות שעובדים עם Microsoft Test Manager לניהול בדיקות בעיברית נתקלים בבעיה נפוצה בתמיכה בישיר הטקסט מימין לשמאל. אפשר להחליף את כיוון הטקסט לימין אבל הוא ישר יקפוץ לשמאל כאשר נעבור לצעד הבא, וזה לא באמת פתרון… שעובדים עם עיברית ואנגלית ביחד קשה מאוד לערוך ולהריץ את התסריטים שלנו בצורה נוחה. אל דאגה יש פתרון גם לזה, אם נשנה את הערך של FlowDirection ב – Registry ל – 1 הכיוון של הטקסט ב – Microsoft Test Manager יתהפך ונוכל לקרוא את הבדיקות שלנו בצורה נורמלית. יש לסגור ולפתוח מחדש את Microsoft Test Manager לאחר שינוי הערך. HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\VisualStudio\10.0\EnterpriseTools\QualityTools\MTM\FlowDirection על מנת לסייע לתהליך כתבית כלי קטן...

Web Test Manager For TFS 2010

Thursday, July 7, 2011

Couple of months ago Sela Collage were a sponsor in Microsoft ALM Summit in Seattle, there we announced on ALM Products and the first version of Web Test Manager - Innovative approach to managing and running your tests - Any Test – AnyWhere - Anytime (by Everyone) under TFS 2010. WTM =  Manage your tests directly from your browser in TFS 2010 Now, for the first time you can manage your tests without the need for any local installation, WTM is a web application integrated in VS 2010 Team Web Access™. With WTM you can: Run & Edit Tests from any remote...