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  • Brian Harry's blog

    Office 2003 -> TFS integration breaks when you install VS 2010

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    When we were planning the requirements for TFS 2010, we decided to take a dependency on Office 2007 and later. This enabled us to make some significant improvements to the TFS integration due to extensibility improvements in Office 2007. However, I've...
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    ALM Summit in Redmond – Nov 16 - 18

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    This fall we will be holding an ALM Summit from November 16 to 18 on the Microsoft Campus in Redmond, Washington. The summit will bring industry leaders in application lifecycle management together with leading companies focused on using ALM to improve...
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    Manual testing in the browser

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    In my Update 1 preview post 6 weeks ago, I described a new capability enabling test case management and manual testing from within a browser, rather than having to install Test Professional on the target machine.  Unfortunately, we had to make the...
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    Updated documentation on creating custom reports

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    One of the pieces of feedback we frequently get is that creating custom reports is too hard. We're taking a two pronged approach to this. We're working on new features in Rosario to make it easier and we are writing more/better docs on how to do reporting...
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    Error in VS/VSTS/TFS 2008 Beta 2 expiration date

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    Some time ago, I wrote a post about the Beta 2 expiration date saying that it would expire in March 2008. Well, for the non-VPC version that continues to be true, however, we have discovered that the OS image in the VPC is set to expire on Thurs, November...
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    New Visual Studio ALM Videos

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    Last week Esther Fan posted some great videos that can help you get the most out of VS ALM. It covers a wide range of ALM capabilities - testing, modeling, TFS and more... http://blogs.msdn.com/b/vstsue/archive/2011/06/15/videos-about-visual-studio...
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    Sharepoint Development with Team System Guidance begins to roll out

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    Over the next couple of months we are publishing a series of documents providing guidance for doing Sharepoint 3.0 & MOSS 2007 development with Visual Studio and Visual Studio Team System. Over the past year, we've seen increasing interest in guidance...
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    The VS 11 developer preview is now live

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    Visit the landing page here: http://t.co/48p0iAdH Brian
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    Configuring TFS to work with MOSS

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    I've seen a few questions lately about configuring TFS with MOSS. The official MSDN documentation isn't quite ready yet. In the mean time, Jon has written a blog post describing the steps necessary to configure it. http://blogs.msdn.com/team_foundation...
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    What are “Off-times”?

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    I got called out in email, I think reasonably appropriately, for using the term “off-times” when referring to choosing a better time to do our sprintly upgrades.  In a 24x7 continuous service world, there really is no such thing as a “good” time...
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    Getting the VS 2010 CTP running on Hyper-V

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    I've seen people run into some issues doing this and one of the guys on our team wrote a good blog post on things you need to do. Check this out if you are trying to use the VS/VSTS/TFS 2010 CTP under hyper-V: http://blogs.msdn.com/granth/archive/2008...
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    SourceSafe on Vista

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    Richard Berg has some news to share about SourceSafe and Vista support and he asked that I help get some eyes on it. If you are interested in SourceSafe, please take a look at: Clarifying SourceSafe support on Vista SourceSafe on Vista part 2 Thanks Brian
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    Update on our upcomming Team System Chat

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    We've decided to add another Team System Chat today at a time that is more convenient for our Asian customers. It's probably still not perfect but should help. The additional chat will be on Friday, April 27th, 2007 from 4:00pm - 5:00pm Pacific Time....
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    Visual Studio Online Update - Aug 18th

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    Yesterday I rolled out the release notes for our sprint 69 deployment.  Check out the updates! P.S. the outage we had last Thursday was *not* caused by the rollout of updates (or, at best only tangentially so).  I’m hoping to get the outage...
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    VSTS Receives 2006 Tester's Choice Awards

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    Time for a little marketing blurb again :) I promise I won't do it too often. In December, Software Test and Performance Magazine announced their Tester's Choice Awards. You can get a copy of their December issue and read all about it. The Visual...
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    New Official Blog for VSTS Database features information

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    We've recently launched a new blog as a semi-official channel for information on the VSTS Database Edition. There's already several good posts up there, including one with details of the updates coming for the GDR to support SQL 2008. Brian
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    Visual Studio a leader in software quality suites

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    Visual Studio has always been a great tool for developers.  In 2010, as we continued to expand the breadth of our Application Lifecycle Management suite, we made our first foray into tooling specifically for testers with Visual Studio Test Professional...
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    Tales from PDC 2008

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    We have 12 talks on Team System at the PDC this year.  They include: TL47 Visual Studio Team System: A Lap Around VSTS 2010 TL52 Team Foundation Server 2010: Cool New Features TL03 Microsoft Visual Studio Team System: Software Diagnostics and Quality...
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    Team System product group chats on July 3rd

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    The next set of Team System chats with the product group will be on July 3rd. We're continuing the new tradition of 2 chats at different times to help accomodate people in different timezones around the world. Join the chat on Tuesday, July 3 rd ,...
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    Improvements for testing in VSTS 2008

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    Compared to our VSTS 2005 release, the 2008 release is a fairly modest release. Mostly it's filling gaps in the offering and adding in a few nice new features. However, I think the improvements we've made in testing are are under appreciated. IMHO, we...
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    TFS and Fully Qualified Domain Names

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    A while back I promised to blog about how to configure TFS with fully qualified domain names (particularly in light of changes in .NET 3.5 SP1). Buck beat me to it so I'll just reference his post and you can read it to learn everything you need to do...
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    A Team System User's group in Minneapolis too

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    I just got email that there's a new Team System users group in Minneapolis now - in addition to the one I mentioned in Boston several weeks ago. It's great to see the community of people interested in Team System continue to grow. Here's the link if you...
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    PDC 2008 & precons

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    Preparation is in full swing for the Microsoft PDC this fall (Oct 27 - 30).  PDCs are the primary event where we talk about the future (as opposed to events like TechEd where we primarily talk about the present).  This PDC promised to have a...
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    In India this week

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    I just got to Bangalore a few hours ago and will be going to Hyderabad in a couple of days. I can tell you that the ~24 hours of flying to get here has been exhausting. It's early morning here but bed time at home. I left Friday evening and arrived Sunday...
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    Fixes for a couple of TFS Beta 2 install issues

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    We've been collecting Dr. Watson reports and user bug reports of issues encountered installing TFS Beta 2. Unfortunately, the success rate is not as high as we would like. Yesterday we released an update that will address 2 of the issues we've seen people...
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