Rob Caron

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    Viewing Downloaded CHM Files

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    A recent security update (Security Update for Windows XP - KB896358 ) has modified the behavior of files you download from the Internet. In this case , the download in question is the Team Foundation Installation Guide .chm file. Option 1 After...
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    RIP - Jack Kilby

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    “Every individual necessarily labours to render the annual revenue of the society as great as he can. He generally, indeed, neither intends to promote the publick interest, nor knows how much he is promoting it.... He intends only his own gain, and he...
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    Today's Chat: Learning Visual Studio Team System

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    D'oh! I've been meaning to blog this since Monday. I'm hosting an online chat this morning that is focused on the content you need to learn Team System. Anywya, here are the details: Wednesday, June 22nd from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM PDT (GMT -8) Add...
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    Chat Transcripts Added to the Archive

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    The following chat transcripts were recently posted to the Visual Tools and Languages Chat Transcript Archive : Visual Studio Team Foundation - Session 1 (May 11, 2005) Visual Studio Team Foundation - Session 2 (May 12, 2005) Using the Domain...
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    Road Trip - Episode 1

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    There was a lot of noise around the videos that preceded TechEd 2005, but wait until you see this series for PDC 2005 starring the Channel 9 Guy: PDC05: Developer Powered : PDC05 Road Trip - Episode 1 Join us as we chronicle one guy’s journey...
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    Team System Presentations from TechEd 2005

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    At TechEd 2005 in Orlando, Visual Studio Team System was featured in at least 12 breakout sessions. The PowerPoint slides from theses sessions are now available for download from the Microsoft Download Center: DEV 260 - Microsoft Visual Studio 2005...
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    June CTP - Install Team Explorer for Team Foundation Functionality

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    Starting with the June CTP, you'll need to install Team Explorer to gain Team Foundation functionality. After installing Visual Studio 2005 Team Suite (or any of the role-based editions in later releases) you won't have access to Team Foundation until...
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    Is the June CTP for Me?

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    With the release of a June CTP of Team System you may be wondering, “Is the June CTP for me?” Here are my thoughts on that. Yes If you just want to see what’s new since Beta 2. The June CTP represents 3.5 months of additional work since Beta...
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    Team System on the .NET Rocks Show

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    At TechEd in Orlando last week, .NET Rocks! sat down with the Team System product managers (Eric Lee, Ajay Sudan, and Michael Leworthy) to discuss Team System. Team System - Live at Tech Ed! Carl and Richard come at you live from Tech Ed Orlando...
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    GrokTalk - Team System Extensibility

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    GrokTalks , which were presented by Microsoft Regional Directors at TechEd 2005 in Orlando, were also videotaped ( Photos from the production floor ). The first batch is online, including a GrokTalk on Team System Extensibility by Mitch Ruebush. ...
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    Unit Testing API Docs

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    I’ve had several people ask me for the Team System Unit Testing API reference docs. For now, you can find some prerelease documentation here: http://ms.url123.com/UnitTestingAPI In the top margin, click show toc to view the Table of Contents.
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    Draft of Process Planning Guide

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    David Chesnut, a fellow writer on the Team System content team, has posted an early draft of the Process Planning Guide. See his post for the details: Draft of Process Planning Guide Hi, my name is David and I'm a programmer/writer on the Visual...
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    TheServerSide.net Tech Talk - Eric Lee on Team Foundation Server

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    Eric Lee - Project Manager at Microsoft Topic: Visual Studio Team Foundation Server Eric Lee, Product Manager for Microsoft on Visual Studio Team System talks about the components that make up Visual Studio Team Foundation Server and what the development...
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    A Few New and Re-Kindled Team System Blogs

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    We have some new Team System blogs to watch, and some that are coming back to life. Be sure to add these to your blogroll: New Jeff Beehler (Team System Box PM) – http://blogs.msdn.com/jeffbe Team System Quality Tools Team – http://blogs.msdn...
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    Two Team System Chats on Wednesday

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    This Wednesday, June 15th, I will be moderating two Team System related chats in MSDN Chats : Visual Studio Team Edition for Software Architects Public Chat 8:00 - 9:00 AM PDT Add to Calendar ( Additional Time Zones ) Just back from TechEd...
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    PDC05 Registration is Now Open

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    PDC05 Registration is now open. At PDC, the Tools & Languages track will have sessions on Team System. Price tag: $1,695 U.S. through July 15th, 2005 $1,995 U.S. after July 15th, 2005 If you plan to attend, don’t procrastinate. With...
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    Clinic 2551: Introduction to Visual Studio Team System

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    This course from Microsoft E-Learning, with an introduction from Rick LaPlante , is available through a free, 90–day subscription: Clinic 2551: Introduction to Visual Studio Team System This Clinic will provide both Business Decision Makers ...
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    Team System VPC: Disk Full Error when Extracting

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    If you picked-up one of the nifty Team System VPC DVDs from the Team System Track Cabana, and you receive a “Disk Full” error when extracting the Virtual PC image, chances are you’re trying to extract the image to a drive volume that was formatted using...
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    Wouldn't it be nice...

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    …if you could have a pre-built VPC image with the Team System Beta on it? You’d probably need at least a 2 GHz processor, 1.5 GB RAM, and at least 10 GB of available hard disk space. Of course, you’d also need Virtual PC 2004. Heck, you could even put...
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    Microsoft Sets Visual Studio 2005 Launch Date

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    Five months from today, week of November 7th, is the official launch date for Visual Studio 2005. Press release : ORLANDO, Fla. — June 7, 2005 — On the second day of Microsoft® Tech•Ed 2005, Microsoft Corp. continued to speak about the investments...
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    Time for Me to Fly, Again

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    Once again , I’m back at Sea-Tac waiting for a flight to TechEd and enjoying the spoils of the Alaska Airlines Boardroom with Korby . Our flight was over-sold, so we both volunteered our seats in exchange for free tickets to anywhere Alaska (or Horizon...
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    New Team System Stuff - 2005-06-04

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    Visual Studio Team System Bill Sheldon from InterKnowlogy has an item in the June 3rd edition of Developer .NET UPDATE [ Developer .NET UPDATE--Visual Studio 2005 Team Editions--June 3, 2005 ] that takes a look at the role-based editions of Team...
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    Team System Cheat Sheet for TechEd 2005 US

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    If you’re overwhelmed by the preponderance of offerings at TechEd 2005 this year and want the cheat sheet for Team System stuff to plan your schedule, you’ll want to go download this PDF of a card we’ll be distributing to attendees in Orlando. Team...
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    DevHawk: Introducing the Architecture Resource Center

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    From Harry Pierson's DevHawk Blog: Introducing the Architecture Resource Center Shortly after joining the Architecture Strategy Team, we worked with MSDN to re-launch the .NET Architecture Center. While we've had good success with that site,...
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    Multimedia Documentation - eHow-To

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    Windows Mobile just released a batch of what they’re calling, eHow-tos. Essentially, these are multimedia versions of what we call How To topics. Imagine having multimedia versions of walkthroughs, too. What do you think? Wouldn’t this be cool for Team...
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