Wednesday, April 1, 2015
This is a question I get a lot – How to convert / create a work item from email?
So as you know me there is a tool for any question , here is an Outlook Add-In I wrote that allows you to create a work item from any email.
Download Wit-It 2013
Wit-It will also add attachments and links to the work item.
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
This post will demonstrate how to retrieve Source Control Items, placing those items into TreeView with dynamic search for children items.
Also I'll show how to query Server Item history.
Download Demo Project
I’ve created WPF Application and added the following assemblies into my project:
Step 1: Connect TFS
As always we need to connect TFS before doing anything.
public bool Connect()
TeamProjectPicker tpp = new TeamProjectPicker(TeamProjectPickerMode.SingleProject, false);
if (tpp.ShowDialog() == System.Windows.Forms.DialogResult.OK && tpp.SelectedProjects.Length > 0)
Tfs = tpp.SelectedTeamProjectCollection;
Sunday, August 17, 2014
There is always a way to make thing work faster, my customer has two App Tiers controlled by NLB and DB Cluster and still there is ways to improved TFS Performance. I’ve wrote on DB Resizing and Management - Control\Reduce TFS DB Size I demonstrate how to clear IIS Logs - Clear IIS Logs Using Task Scheduler – Although some people prefer to disable log by Running the following command: (I don’t like it – If there is a problem disabling information will not help you solving the problem…..) %windir%\system32\inetsrv\appcmd set config -section:system.webServer/httpLogging /dontLog:"True" /commit:apphost Separate I/O...
Wednesday, June 18, 2014
I’m getting this question a lot, how to run multiple tests on different machines in parallel?
Every customer that I work with has over 100 tests and some has more than 1000+.
So how to improve test execution time? running 1000+ tests can take a while and we want to get the results as fast as possible.
So, for Unit Tests there is a nice trick (Wrote about it in 2010 –>Run Unit Tests in Parallel using Visual Studio 2010) that allow you to run those tests in parallel on the same machine.
But what about Coded UI Tests? you most know we...