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  • Blog Post: VS 2010 and TFS 2010 How-To Videos

    Esther Fan posted a nice set of how-to videos yesterday focusing on VS 2010 and TFS 2010. Check them out here: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/vstsue/archive/2011/06/15/videos-about-visual-studio-alm-team-foundation-server-2010-on-msdn.aspx
  • Blog Post: Using the Iteration Backlog Workbook on a CMMI Project

    The MSF Agile 5.0 process template that shipped with Team Foundation Server 2010 included an Excel workbook designed to help teams plan iterations of work.  Because the workbook was aimed at Agile teams, it wasn’t included in the MSF CMMI 5.0 process template.  However, that doesn’t mean it...
  • Blog Post: Marking Tasks and Bugs as “Done” During a Check-in

    In recent weeks, a few different people have asked me how to modify the Scrum template such that a Task or Bug is marked as Done during a check-in.   We left this out of the original state flow because we wanted the done state transition to be very intentional, but it’s a common practice and...
  • Blog Post: SP1 Beta and Project Server Integration Beta

    The Visual Studio and Team Foundation Server 2010 SP1 Beta was made available this morning.   You can read about the details on Brian’s blog . And, it’s exciting to see the announcement of the Visual Studio Team Foundation Server 2010 and Project Server Integration Pack beta .  You can...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Visual Studio Scrum 1.0 Videos

    Richard Hundhausen has released two webcasts featuring the Microsoft Visual Studio 1.0 process template on Channel 9.  Both include Q&A at the end of the presentation.  Check them out at: http://channel9.msdn.com/posts/Charles_Sterling/Introducing-Visual-Studio-2010-Scrum-10/ http://channel9...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Visual Studio Scrum 1.0 – Updated Sprint Burndown Report

    Last week we updated the new Microsoft Visual Studio Scrum 1.0 process template to include a fix for the Sprint Burndown report which was found to have a bug that caused an error when viewing the report in non-US locales.  If you created projects before we made the fix (7/22/2010) you can follow...
  • Blog Post: Announcing Microsoft Visual Studio Scrum 1.0

    Today we’re releasing the first official version of our latest process template – Microsoft Visual Studio Scrum 1.0 (formerly known as Team Foundation Server Scrum v1.0 Beta ). If you were following the beta, you know that this template was built from the ground up specifically for Scrum...
  • Blog Post: How does MSF CMMI 4.2 compare to MSF CMMI 5.0?

    I’ve had a few people ask me about the key differences between the CMMI template shipped in TFS 2008 and how it compares to the new MSF CMMI 5.0 process template that shipped with TFS 2010 so I thought I’d detail some of the big differences.  First off, it’s important to note that the changes in...
  • Blog Post: Announcing Team Foundation Server Scrum v1.0 Beta

    7/19/2010 Update - this post applies to the beta release of this template. For details on the RTW please see this updated post . - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Today , we’re announcing and releasing a brand new process template… Team Foundation Server Scrum v1.0 Beta...
  • Blog Post: Downloading Unbound Agile Workbooks

    I’ve had a few people ask where they can get unbound (not connected to a team project) copies of the Agile workbooks so I’ve written this quick post to show where you can download them.  The unbound workbooks are stored in the process template and then bound to your team project during project creation...
  • Blog Post: Being Prompted to Save Your Process Guidance?

    I’ve heard from a few customers that after installing Team Foundation Server 2010 with SharePoint 2010 they are now being prompted to save process guidance when opening it from within their Team Explorer.  SharePoSharePoint 2010 has changed their default security settings such that you may be prompted...
  • Blog Post: MSF Agile/CMMI 5.0 Process Guidance

    The final versions of the MSF Agile 5.0 and MSF CMMI 5.0 process guidance for Visual Studio 2010 are now live on MSDN.
  • Blog Post: Customizing Report Parameters for Team Foundation Server 2010

    John Socha-Leialoha recently posted a great article on how to modify the default report parameters for any of the reports that ship in the Team Foundation Server process templates – MSF for Agile and MSF for CMMI.  It’s quite common to want to change the default settings for parameters in a report...
  • Blog Post: How does MSF Agile 4.2 compare to MSF Agile 5.0?

    With the public release of Team Foundation Server 2010 Beta2 I thought I’d post some of key differences between the process templates shipped with 2008 product and the new process templates shipping with 2010. This post will focus on the new MSF for Agile Software Development v5.0 process template and...
  • Blog Post: Setting a Default Dashboard in TFS 2010

    I’ve been asked more than a few times recently how you can set the default page in the new Team Foundation Server 2010 project portal dashboards. Depending on which version of SharePoint you’re running a default dashboard is pre-selected for you when you create a new team project. If you’re running WSS...
  • Blog Post: Sprint Planning in TFS 2010

    I wanted to post a few screen shots of the updated Iteration Backlog workbook that will be shipping in Beta2 as a part of the the MSF for Agile Software Development v5.0 process template.  The workbook has been completely redesigned to incorporate usability feedback we received – I think you’ll...
  • Blog Post: Team Foundation Server 2010 - Where Are My Reports?

    If you’ve upgraded your Team Foundation Server to Team Foundation Server 2010 you’re probably wondering what happened to all your existing reports. Your Team Project works great after the upgrade, but it all your existing reports are now missing! Not to worry, all your reports are still intact, but they...
  • Blog Post: Agile Planning Tools in TFS 2010

    Ajoy Krishnamoorthy wrote a great article earlier this year describing the new Agile Planning Excel workbooks that our team built for the 2010 release of Team Foundation Server. It’s definitely worth checking out… http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/magazine/dd347827.aspx These workbooks are designed...
  • Blog Post: Reports in TFS 2010… it’s getting easier

    Brian Keller has just posted a video on Channel9 that shows off some of the new reporting features coming in Team Foundation Server 2010. http://channel9.msdn.com/shows/10-4/10-4-Episode-13-No-More-Late-Surprises/ If you’ve done any reporting from Team Foundation Server 2008 you know that there are lot...
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