Team Foundation Server is a complete Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) suite, offered by Microsoft. TFS combines activities such as Source Control Management, Work Item Tracking, Project Management, Build Management, and Reporting into a single product with strong integration points to the ...

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Can't create Build Controller on other server for TFS

I'm currently working on creating a test environment on my local machine using some virtual servers: TWITCH: This server contains the real TFS Server BUILDSERVER: This server should contain the ...
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Can the Visual Studio 2012 C++ Redistributable be installed automatically with a TFS Build?

I have an ASP.Net project that's using the ClearScript.V8 library which relies on the Visual Studio 2012 C++ Redistributable to work. I'm faced with the prospect of having to install this on 50+ ...
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Can't access secure site using Windows Authentication from server 2012

I apologize if this is the wrong site for this question, but I honestly don't know what component of this setup is causing the problem. I have a server running Windows Server 2012. It is running TFS ...
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TFS Check In Issue: The underlying connection was closed: A connection that was expected to be kept alive was closed by the server

I've recently started seeing the below error when attempting to check in code to TFS: The underlying connection was closed: A connection that was expected to be kept alive was closed by the server. ...
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TFS Collection Permissions to allow access to all Work Items

I have a fairly high up manager that wants access to all TFS Work Items, but not to the Source Code or any settings of TFS. Is there a way to just grant access to all TFS Work Items without having ...
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TFS 2012/SharePoint 2010 integration account issues

I have a TFS 2012 installation and SharePoint 2010 installation on one box in my environment. I've configured everything properly and can connect to the SharePoint web application with no issues, but ...
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How do you install a new build controller in TFS?

I am not looking for detailed instructions, I just want the quick and dirty overview. We have an existing TFS infrastructure, I am looking to install a new build controller for 1 team project. Do ...
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After upgrading to TFS 2012 is it safe to uninstall “Microsoft Team Foundation Server 2010 Sharepoint Configure”

After upgrading TFS from 2010 to 2012, I find that in Add/Remove Programs, there is till this software listed: Microsoft Team Foundation Server 2010 SharePoint Configure Also, I still see the ...
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sharepoint 2013 upgrade From wss 3.0

I am in the middle of a TFS2010 with WSS3.0 upgrade to TFS2013 update2 with Sharepoint2013 SP1. I have successfully upgraded the content databases from WSS3.0 to Sharepoint foundation 2010. But in the ...
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TFS Build Machine lost connectivity to message queue

I am trying to get TFS Automated builds to work. Everytime I create/start my build service it appears to work for about fifteen seconds and then a "Details" link appears. Clicking this link produces ...
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Team Foundation Server 2013 and Large SQL Tables

I have a Windows 2008 R2 virtual machine running Team Foundation Server 2013 and MS SQL Server Express. We are a small (<10 programmers) development shop and have 3-4 collections in TFS. We stood ...
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User TFS sessions get disconnected

From a while we are observing a strange issue with TFS - User sessions. we are having a isolated environment(AD and TFS are set up in a different than local domain) for TFS . Users report that their ...
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Unable to login with Windows Auth on server but can externally IIS 7

I'm running Windows Server 2008 Standard Edition with IIS 7.5. I have TFS 2013 Update 2 installed and for whatever reason I cannot connect to my web site which requires Windows Auth while remote ...
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Write permissions for Network service in network folder

I'm trying to setup Team Foundation Server (TFS) authomatic backups, and to do that I need to set up a network folder for database backups. When trying to set folder path I receive a message from TFS ...
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Delete TFS Project Collection - SqlException

I'm trying to delete a team project collection in TFS 2010. Unfortunately after struggling with some old instances (some that don't even have databases anymore) I get an error even when attempting to ...
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TFS Change Templates Language

I have a TFS SErver which was installed using the Spanish media, so when I create a new project using the templates everything is in spanish, I already download de 3 out-of-the box templates and ...
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TFS migration to new server and workspaces problems

The company I'm working at is moving TFS to a new server (and new user accounts since now we are using domain accounts) The previous server was on version 2012.4 Express and the new is using TFS 2013 ...
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Hyper v on Windows Server 2012 and self service

I cannot seem to find a concrete yes or no as to whether self-service is available still on Windows Server 2012 with Hyper V. I am wondering if it is still available for TFS Lab Management. Does Hyper ...
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Upgrade TFS 2012 Express to TFS 2013 Express

What I would like to do is upgrade our TFS 2012 express to the TFS 2013 express. There are many guides telling how to upgrade from express to something else (from free to non free) but I can't seem ...
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Access a TFS Server inside a Hyper-V VM

I'm running a TFS (2013) Server inside a Windows Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V VM (hosted on Windows 8). Everything seems to be running correctly within the server; however, when I try to connect to the Web ...
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Adding Integration Tests to TFS Build Workflow

Need to create a custom build process template for Team Foundation Service which would allow to run integration tests after deploying the project, i.e. process should be as follows: Build Run unit ...
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Reset Permissions for Collection Administrator - Team Foundation Server

I am using Team Foundation Server 2013. I accidentally deleted and then re-added the "Project Collection Administrators" group. However, when it came back it had lost many of its permissions. ...
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Renaming a TFS Server

Having set-up a TFS server, I subsequently decided to rename the server (it is on a VM so it's been renamed for network purposes). When I now go into TFS Management Console on the server, I'm ...
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In-Place Upgrade from Windows Server 2008 R2 to 2012

I realize that this might not be the best place to ask this question but I'm not sure which one of the StackExchange websites this question belongs to except for ServerFault. I currently have a ...
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TFS: How to reset all permissions?

The question is simple, how to reset all permissions to defaults on Team Foundation Server 2013? The second part: how to make sure I won't be locked out of TFS when doing the reset? The best option ...
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PsExec hangs intermittently when calling AppCmd

We have an automated deployment process which is primarily managed by a batch file. One of the first steps in that process is to stop an IIS AppPool so the updated files can be safely copied. To do ...
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TFS2012 build server for SharePoint 2010 and 2013

Is there a way to use just one machine to configure a build server for both SharePoint 2010 and SharePoint 2013? I'd like to know if anyone succeeded in such a task. We want to use PowerShell remoting ...
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Reverse Proxy Authentication in Internet Explorer

I am using IIS ARR as a reverse proxy for Team Foundation Server 2013. When I use Firefox and Chrome I get prompted for a password, enter it, and gain access to the correct site. However, when I use ...
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Team Foundation Server in our development lab vs. production

We've had a single Team Foundation Server (for source code control) on our production domain for a few years (corp.ourcompany.net), and it's worked great. However, we've got a lab now and I'd like to ...
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TFS 2012 Backups w/DPM

I have a few servers running (mixture of 2012 and 2012 R2) and am playing with Microsoft's DPM as a backup solution. One of the things it complained about during installation was ensuring the SQL ...
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Get mapping Workitems when migrating with TFS Integration Plateform

When migrating workitems from a project to another using TFS Integration Plateform, is there a way to get the mapping between the workitem id in the old project and the new id in the new project ? ...
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When one DC crashes, TFS 2012 stops working

We have two Windows 2008 domain controllers. We installed the second DC only a few months ago. We also have a TFS 2012 server on the network. Today, when the older DC crashed, TFS stopped working ...
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Team Foundation Server “In Recovery” Errors

I have a team foundation server running in our domain running Small Business Server x64; We periodically run into freezes with TFS check-in, and Checkout; and looking at the SQL databases closely, ...
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Office 365 Active Directory with Local TFS [closed]

We want to purchase Office 365 service with Active Directory and use the online AD for our company computers and also TFS accounts of developers. Is this possible? Thanks.
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Team Foundation Server 2012 on what Windows Server 2012

I am trying to find out the optimal version of OS that I need for my Team Foundation Server 2012 As I can find it seems that TFS will run on Server 2012 but it is not specified which versions. Should ...
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Display commit statistics per user [closed]

Are the some way that I can see commit statistics per user? For instance the total number of lines that each user have commited in a project?
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Accessing 1 Repository from 2 TFS server

We have 2 subnetworks: 192.168.1.* and 192.168.4.* The 4ish subnetwork is the test development environment which is a copy(replica) of our whole live network . 1 Network contains: 2 AD's 1 SQL ...
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Transfer data to hosted TFS

Microsoft has set up TFS hosting at tfs.visualstudio.com. We are looking to switch over but I'm not crazy about losing a lot of our check in history. Searching through the online resources I don't ...
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Changing TFS Service account

I have an installation of TFS that was installed incorrectly and the account that the services run under is a developers account! Not great. I have created a domain account called TFSService to run ...
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Project Server 2012 Setup Claims there is a Previous Version - it's not

I have set up a test environment with this software on the Server: Windows Server 2012 Standard SQL Server 2012 SharePoint Server 2012 Enterprise Language Pack for the SharePoint Server Team ...
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TFS 2010 restored database, TfsJobAgent cannot connect to database

I have a Team Foundation Server 2010 setup, in which I have TFS on one server and the databases on another. Recently the server with the databases completely crashed and I had to replace it. I ...
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DirectAccess Server firewall rules blocking ports

I have configured DirectAccess on my Server 2012 Essentials box and most of it works great - I can remotely access the server via RDP and the default IIS website on port 80. However, I can't access ...
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Executing a TFS Build Agent outside the domain of the Build Controller

I have the requirement to execute a build agent on a machine that is outside the domain of the build controller. Is this possible and if so, is any extra configuration needed.
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What servers do I need to set up the following simple scenario? [duplicate]

I've founded a start-up recently and am about to add a little structure to it, regarding management, communication and data. I am a software developer and do not know any details about server ...
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Move Collections from TFS2010 to another TFS2010

We have followed- http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms404869(v=vs.100).aspx every steps of this article for moving our collections on TFS2010 to another TFS2010 server. Everything is appeared ...
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Migrating from TFS 2010 to TFS 2012

We have just created a new Windows Server 2012 with TFS 2012 using a SQL Server 2012 db. I need to migrate the code with history from a TFS 2010 using SQL Server 2008 RS to this new server. Any ...
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Local TFS souce control and Microsoft hosted TFS

Is it possible to host our own TFS server that works in conjunction with Microsoft's hosted TFS service? Asked another way: Can we have some sort of edge server at our location running our source ...
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Cannot enable e-mail alerts in Team Foundation Server 2012

I have been trying to get e-mail alerts to work in TFS 2012. I have configured it in the Admin console and tried from the command line using tfsconfig.exe. When i run the tfsconfig.exe command it ...
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Re configure TFS 2012 reporting services

I have a TFS 2012 installation that is working perfectly. I've installed TFS using advanced configuration and choose to not configure at that moment the Reporting and Sharepoint features. Now, I ...
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Cannot reach SQLServer after join domain

I'm configuring TFS 2012 in advanced mode, that means that Sql Server is on another machine. When I need to specify the database server (in the TFS Configuration) it fails because the SqlServer host ...