Convert VS 11 Beta Metro Projects To VS 2012 RC

Sunday, June 3, 2012

Over the last months I’ve worked a lot with Windows 8 Metro applications, from Consumer Preview to Preview 2 and now to RC. When working on Beta versions you know that you have to upgrade your app when RC or RTM versions will published, and sometime those upgrades can take a while… So this is the first part of upgrading your Project from Visual Studio 11 Beta to Visual Studio 2012 RC, in my next post I’ll talk about code Changes from Beta to RC both for C# and JavaScript. JavaScript For JavaScript project...

TFS 2010 Beta 2 and the Release Candidate Expiration is June 30, 2010

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

Beta 2 and the Release Candidate Expiration is June 30, 2010 Brian Harry just post about the expiration date for both Beta 2 and the Release Candidate is June 30, 2010. So if you're still using Beta 2 or RC version of TFS 2010 hurry up and start planning Upgrade to TFS 2010 RTM.

Quality Center 2 TFS 2010 Migration In 3 Hours

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Quality Center 2 TFS 2010 Migration In 3 Hours Couple of months ago I’ve published about Quality Center 2 TFS 2010 migration tool (Quality Center Migration To Team System 2010 – Done), I’m glad to announce that we had a very good experience with our Beta customer and now this tool is operational and will be available for Sela Customers. If you want to migrate all Quality Center data to Team System and afraid to lose time and data this is the right solution for you. For any questions please free to...

Visual Studio 2010 Test Package for Mozilla Firefox

Sunday, March 7, 2010

Visual Studio 2010 Test Package for Mozilla Firefox As you know Visual Studio 2010 Coded UI Test will not support Firefox recording, but is now supporting Firefox Playback. Coded UI Test will not recognize Firefox objects, many customer needs the ability to run automation on Firefox browser, for that reason Microsoft just released a “Power Tool” just for that (Mozilla Firefox 3.5 and above).   How To Record Coded UI Test On Firefox “Visual Studio Test Package for Mozilla Firefox” which can be downloaded from here. After you download the installation proceed with...

VS 2010 RC Intellisense Crash Issue – Registry Patch

Wednesday, March 3, 2010

VS 2010 RC Intellisense Crash Issue – Registry Patch In my previous post VS 2010 RC Intellisense Crash Issue – Patch there is a patch that you can download to fix Crashing issue with Visual Studio 2010 RC, this patch didn’t works for me. Another workaround to solve this issue is not a pretty one, but it works! Open RegEdit and map to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\VisualStudio\10.0\General and add a new DWORD called “EnableUnhandledExceptionDisplay” with value “1”. After this you will get a warning message (just once) and this really solving this problem.

VS 2010 RC Intellisense Crash Issue – Patch

Wednesday, February 24, 2010

VS 2010 RC Intellisense Crash Issue – Patch Over the last week I had one big problem with Visual Studio 2010 RC, while writing code in visual studio and used the Intellisense VS crashed. Before I reinstall Visual Studio 2010 RC I found out that Patch available for this problem, You can download and run it here. This Fix is not just for crashes with the VS 2010 RC, also if you have a tablet, multi-touch, screen-reader or external devices attached (including Wacom tablets, phones/ipods, and others that connect via USB). ...

TFS API Part 20: Bye TeamFoundationServer and Welcome TfsTeamProjectCollection

Thursday, February 11, 2010

TFS API Part 20: Bye TeamFoundationServer and Welcome TfsTeamProjectCollection In my last post I talked about Upgrade Team System Beta 2 To RC – Smooth and the amazing performance improvement in Visual Studio. Trying to compile a old TFS utility with Visual Studio RC, I found out the TeamFoundationServer class is obsolete, The replacement is TfsTeamProjectCollection or TfsConfigurationServer classes to talk to a 2010 Team Foundation Server. In order to talk to a 2005 or 2008 Team Foundation Server use the TfsTeamProjectCollection class. public TfsTeamProjectCollection(RegisteredProjectCollection projectCollection); ...

Test Manager 2010 (RC) – What’s New

Test Manager 2010 (RC) – What’s New In my last post I’ve talked about how to upgrade you TFS - Upgrade Team System Beta 2 To RC – Smooth, I didn’t post anything about how to upgrade Visual Studio Beta2 to RC, because all you need to do is uninstall Beta 2 and Install the RC.(If you used Beta 2 Modeling projects take a look at this post - Visual Studio 2010 RC – Unable To Load Modeling Project From Beta 2). So what’s new in RC: 1. Speed Speed Speed, Microsoft did...

Visual Studio 2010 RC – Unable To Load Modeling Project From Beta 2

Visual Studio 2010 RC – Unable To Load Modeling Project From Beta 2 After upgrading to Visual Studio RC I was unable to open Modeling project that were created in Visual Studio Beta 2. There is a very quick workaround to solve this issue by modifying the modelproj file. There are only three actions need to be done: 1. Backup your projects. 2. Open modelproj file and change the version to 1.0.0.0 (0.3.0.0) and attribute name from TeamArchitect to ArchitectureTools 3. Define the new path where Modeling project targets are placed. 4....