TFS 2012 Upgrade Process Template–Guide

Thursday, July 18, 2013

Many customers are upgrading from TFS 2010 or earlier versions to TFS 2012 and in near future will upgrade to TFS 2013. As Microsoft making the upgrade process of TFS a very smooth process there are still things we need to upgrade in our Team Project process template things that will not happened in the TFS Upgrade Process. So which things? the Team Project Process Template – Work Items, Queries, Reports, Categories and more. There are couple of scenarios you interesting in: Upgrade the same Process Template to the latest version. ...

Validate Field Format in Work Items using MATCH Element

Sunday, December 18, 2011

Tweet Today I got a interesting questions from a customer – How I can force format to a version field? I said cool finally I can use the MATCH Element (Work Item Type Definition Schema) to set a regex for System.Title field, The MATCH rule doesn't support full regular expressions, but a simplified version. <MATCH pattern="pattern to match" for="user name" not="user name" /> Enforces basic pattern matching for strings only. <pattern> should be replaced with the match pattern. Valid values are "A", "N", "X", all other values are taken as literals. "A" represents an alpha...

Visual Studio 2010 מכללת סלע ומיקרוסופט שמחות להזמינך למפגש מרתק ללא תשלום בנושא

Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Application Life Cycle Management with Visual Studio 2010 במפגש זה תוכלו ללמוד על פתרון ה- ALM המתקדם ביותר ולצפות בדמאויים עשירים. המפגש מיועד למפתחים ולבודקים ויועבר ע"י מיטב המומחים בנושא.   לוח זמנים מתוכנן : 8:30-9:00 – התכנסות ורישום. 9:00-10:00 – Requirement Management using Visual Studio 2010 – מרצה : דן מורגנשטיין. 10:00-11:00 – Applied Software Testing with Visual Studio 2010 – מרצה : שי רייטן 11:00-11:15 – הפסקה 11:15-12:00 – סיפור לקוח – חטיבת מוצרי ה- Enterprise של Nice בחברה ב- ALM כפתרון ארגוני. 12:00-12:45 – Team Build 2010 – מרצה : שמוליק סגל 12:45-13:00 – שאלות ותשובות.   המפגש יתקיים בבית מיקרוסופט , הפנינה 2, רעננה בתאריך : 5/6 לפרטים נוספים...

TFS API Index Parts 1 To 37

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Since 2009 I ‘m writing about TFS API and several people asked to get an index page with all parts related to TFS API, so here is it: Basic TFS API Part 1: Domain Picker TFS API Part 2: Domain Picker Using Registered Servers (Cache) TFS API Part 3: Get Project List Using ICommonStructureService TFS API Part 4: Get TFS User List (Mail, Sid, Account, Domain) TFS API Part 7: Use IEventService To Get User Event Subscriptions TFS API...

Tech-Ed 2010 – Applied Software Testing with Visual Studio 2010 – All In One

Tuesday, November 9, 2010

Tech-Ed 2010 – Applied Software Testing with Visual Studio 2010 – All In One Teched Israel 2010 is going to happen next month in Eilat between the 28-30 of November. On this Teched I’ll have the pleasure to present a session about Applied Software Testing with Visual Studio 2010 In this session I’ll demonstrate how to use the following: Microsoft Test Manager – Fast Forward Automation Web Performance Testing Load Testing Coded UI Testing Why? So YOU can do Automatic and...

How To Change Visual Studio Default Editor

Sunday, August 8, 2010

How To Change Visual Studio Default Editor Yes I know this sounds strange, but some times this can be very useful, For example, let say we are .NET developers but really addicted to NotePad++, and each time I click on File.CS file I want notepad++ to open it… There are two ways to do it: The Ugly Way – Registry Under HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\VisualStudio\10.0 find the “Default Editors” key (create if doesn't exists). Create another Key with the name of the File extension (Example :cs) you want to allocate to a custom editor, inside that key...

Visual Studio 2010/2008 and Microsoft Test Manager Screen Casts – [HE]

Monday, June 28, 2010

Visual Studio 2010/2008 and Microsoft Test Manager Screen Casts - I’ve notice that all my screen casts were offline because the SilverLight hosting stopped working couple of months ago, so I’ve upload all the screen casts again so you can again and learn about Web Testing, Visual Studio 2010 and Microsoft Test Manager. If you want more screen casts just send me an email with the subject that interest you. Enjoy Team System 2010 - Create a Test Plan - Screencast Team System – How to Create Custom Extraction Rule...

Team System 2005 Service Pack 1 Forward Compatibility is now available!

Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Team System 2005 Service Pack 1 Forward Compatibility is now available! This is an update for the 2005 SP1 version of Visual Studio Team System Team Explorer and allows the 2005 SP1 version to work with the Team Foundation Server 2010. The update will allow teams to move forward and use the Team Foundation Server 2010 server even if part of the team continues to use the Team Explorer 2005 SP1 client. IMPORTANT The Visual Studio 2005 SP1 is a required prerequisite to install this update. If you plan on...

TFS API Part 24 – Get All Fields From TFS

Tuesday, March 9, 2010

TFS API Part 24 – Get All Fields From TFS I got an email regarding previous post (TFS API Part 6: WorkItemStore - Get Fields From WorkItemType) how to get Fields without regard to Work Item Type? This is very easy using Team System API. Download Demo Project Step 1: Create Project and Add Reference Create an WPF/WinForm application and add the following references:      Microsoft.TeamFoundation.WorkItemTracking.Client.dll (C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Visual Studio 10.0\Common7\IDE\ReferenceAssemblies\v2.0\Microsoft.TeamFoundation.WorkItemTracking.Client.dll)      Microsoft.TeamFoundation.Client.dll (C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Visual Studio...