Category «TFS»

Microsoft Launches CodePlex

Microsoft has launched a beta version of its new community software project development site – CodePlex. CodePlex is an online software development environment for open and shared source developers to create, host and manage projects throughout the project lifecycle. It has been written from the ground up in C# using .NET 2.0 technology with Team …

New Sidekicks

A while back I blogged about the Workspace Sidekick from Attrice. They have released a new version of Workspace Sidekick as well as a brand new sidekick called Status Sidekick. Status Sidekick allows you to view pending changes for your Team Projects in a hierarchical format. The best feature of this utility is that it …

Team System Utilities

Over the past few months I’ve come across several utilities related to Team System. Some of them have proven to be useful so I thought I’d compile a short list and post it in case anyone else might find them useful. Click here to see the list. If you know of other Team System utilities …

Upgrading Team Foundation Server

Three new documents have been posted on the Visual Studio Team System User Education blog explaining the various upgrade steps for Team Foundation Server. The three documents include: Team Foundation Server Upgrade Types – this document explains the various types (i.e. versions) of Team Foundation Server and what can be upgraded to what. How To: …

Workspace Sidekick

A new utility for manipulating Team Foundation Server Version Control workspaces has been released by Eugene Zakhareyev and is available here. Here are some specifications from the web site: Workspace Sidekick is a tool for TFS Administrators and advanced users providing Graphic User Interface for viewing and performing administrative changes on TFS workspaces. The version …

Team Foundation Server is Shipping

Team Foundation Server has been officially launched by Rick Laplante at SDWest 2006. We’ve been using TFS in various beta versions for several months now. It will be nice to finally have the release version available. Read more at: http://blogs.msdn.com/somasegar/archive/2006/03/16/553413.asp

MSBuild and Team Build Presentation

I had the opportunity to present MSBuild and Team Build to the Omaha .Net Users Group last night. We had a pretty good turn out of 73 attendees. I spent about an hour and 15 minutes going over MSBuild and Team Build and how they can drastically ease the burdon of the build process. Here …

Configuring E-mail within Team Foundation Server

We just recently updated to the RC1 release of Team Foundation Server and I had to reconfigure the e-mail settings on the server. I had to do this the first time as well when we installed the Beta 3 Refresh version. I didn’t take part in the actual installation process so I don’t know if …

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