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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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 ...
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TFS2012 - Reporting Services Permissions?

I'm currently working through an upgrade of TFS2010 to TFS2012. In our old configuration, TFS, Sharepoint, and Reporting Services were on the same server, with the rest of the DBs on a separate SQL ...
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Build controller cannot start after TFS 2012 Update 1

I just updated our TFS 2012 server to Update 1 (http://www.microsoft.com/visualstudio/eng/downloads) via the web downloader. The Web UI works great, SharePoint as well, the Source Control has no ...
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Configuring SQL Report Server to work with Team Foundation Server using Internet URLs

Currently we have SQL 2012 with Reporting Services, Team Foundation Server 2012 and SharePoint Server 2013 on our single Windows Server 2012 machine. We are a small company and we have some developers ...
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How to know which application is consuming the ram?

I have the following process list and memory consumption (reported thru process explorer) on a 2008 R2 server with SQL, TFS and some other tools: As you can see the system is consuming 3.6 Gb but ...
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Robocopy uses relative path for Source and Destination paths

I'm trying to use RoboCopy in my TFS Build Template to copy some files, but for some reason it inserts "C:\Windows\system32" in front of my Source and Destination paths, even though I am passing in ...
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Team Foundation Server - Not enough storage is available to complete this operation

I have recently installed and configured Team Foundation Server 2010 on a Windows 2008 Server. I have a website with several thousand files that I would like to use source control with. I have ...
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TFS 2010 migration from one server to another

We have followed- http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms404869(v=vs.100).aspx every steps of this extremely poorly worded article. We are not able see Dashboards of SharePoint projects. In some ...
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How to connect TFS 2012 with a remote database using sql server authentication?

I am trying to use a remote dabase for TFS 2012 using SQL Server authentication. I can not use Windows authentication because my database is in a different domain. Can anyone tell me, how can I ...
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How to change the TFS hostname?

I had this working at some point with TFS 2010 and IIS 7 but didn't save the settings when I upgraded to Windows 8. Basically, I have a TFS 2012 server running. Everything works fine when I am using ...
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Restore TFS Website in IIS Manager

I've accidently deleted the Tfs site in IIS Manager. I've tried reinstalling TFS but it didn't come back. How can I restore it?
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TFS 2012 Identity Sync AD Error

I have a newly installed TFS 2012 server set up and I am having problems with the synchronisation of Windows Groups (AD Groups). My domain is called DOMAINA and my service account for TFSAgentJob is ...
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TFS 2012: Backup Plan Fails with empty log file

I have a Team Foundation Server 2012 installation with Power Tools, and I defined a backup plan using the wizard found in the "Database Backup Tools" in the Team Foundation Server Administration ...
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TFS 2012 fresh install on fresh Windows Server 2008 warning that reporting services are not installed

I am attempting to evaluate TFS 2012 for our organization but cannot seem to get past the first step of configuring the server using the "Standard Single Server" configuration wizard. In particular, ...
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IIS listening to all ip on specific port

I'm running both IIS and Apache. I have Apache set to 127.0.0.2 and IIS to 127.0.0.1 so that I can have them both on port 80. In order to do this, i had to go into netsh and make it so IIS only ...
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TFS 2012 - error TF218017 SharePoint site cannot be created

I have an out of the box install (SharePoint and TFS on same box, external SQL server) and when I attempt to create a project I get an error as per the screenshot. I have checked under Central ...
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Why would one prefer Forefront TMG to products' dedicated proxies? [closed]

Some Microsoft products provide a dedicated proxy for external access, I'm thinking here about TFS Proxy server or Exchange Edge server. Why would one prefer using Forefront TMG as a proxy for these ...
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TFS 2010 collections to TFS 2012 without interruption

I need to migrate several (50+) team project collections currently hosted on TFS 2010 to TFS 2012. The current installation must be running so that the teams still can check in work items. I haven't ...
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What are the contraindications for using Hyper-V with Windows 2012 Server?

Background: I am researching several Virtual Machine Manager solutions. They are being considered for use in separating configuration for multiple development and testing environments. The decision ...
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What is the impact of deleting and recreating a windows account on team foundation server? [closed]

If I delete and re-create a windows account with the same name and permissions, what would be the impact on team foundation server?
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Cannot connect on TFS 2012 server through SSL with invalid certificate

I saw the problem on some forums and even here, but not as specific as mine. So here's the thing, So I've configured a TFS 2012 server, on one of my personnel server at home, and now, I'm trying to ...
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Code-First Database Creation During TFS 2010 CI Build

I would like to automate code-first database generation during the automated CI build of a web project in Team Foundation Server 2010. When run locally the tests create a code-first database ...
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Cannot create a project TFS 2012 - TF218027

I've just installed TFS2012 and am trying to create a new project in the default collection via Visual Studio 2012 but I keep getting this error message: TF218027: The following reporting folder ...
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Create Report in Microsoft Excel - Permissions Issue in Team Foundation Server 2010

I am trying to use the feature "Create a Report in Microsoft Excel" for Visual Studio TFS 2010. I am being prompted for a username and password in Excel for any given Team Project when right clicking ...
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Visual Studio Agents 2012 on Server 2003 SP2

I'm attempting to build out our Lab Manager with TFS 2012. On a virtual machine running Server 2003 SP2 32bit, I'm attempting to install the Visual Studio Agents 2012 and am running into an error: ...
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TFS 2012 or TFS Azure (Preview)

We want to migrate our current TFS 2010 solution that's hosted today in one of our own servers to TFS 2012 hosted somewhere else. We don't want to handle the servers any more, and therefor are ...
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how to add project manager to TFS 2012

I have upgraded to TFS 2012 and I have trying to make full use of the Web Access feature for Scrum project management but have come accross a problem with permissions: I have added Developers to the ...
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Does TFS 2010 lock a project collection when it's being cloned?

We're planning to migrate a project collection currently hosted on TFS 2010 to TFS 2012. We want to keep the current installation running while resolving any issues that might arise, so we need to ...
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Upgrade TFS 2010 build server to support .net 4.5

What is needed in the tfs 2010 build agent, to build .net 4.5 projects, in tfs 2008 we had to set the MSBuildPath property, but the configuration seems to be different in 2010. I get the following ...
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What does this mean? Web Access Module can only work with TeamFoundationApplication

So I installed TFS2012 the other day and now when I try to view the web access app I get the error as shown below. Ideas?
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Testing and workflow capabilities keep failing

My testing and workflows are failing. The workflow fails for this reason. But I have the TFS build service on the environment and the agent has the green light beside it. The testing fails for ...
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What are the required permissions for TFS to write to network drives

TFS requires a UNC drive to write to. It requests this when we create/edit/queue a build. \\server\share\ Many links on the internet suggest to direct this UNC location to the local server. ...
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SharePoint Integration with Team Foundation Server [closed]

I am attemping to get SharePoint Portal integrations on Team Foundation Server 2010 x86 running with a standard single server installation on a WinServer w SP2. I can provide any and all information ...
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TFS 2012 and MS SQL 2008r2

When I try to call TFS 2012 warehouse control web service (WarehouseControlService.asmx) I got following error: Exception Message: Could not load file or assembly 'Microsoft.AnalysisServices, ...
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TFS 2010: Email Notification List for Work Items?

Our previous work item tracking system had a feature called "notification list". In addition to the individual who is assigned a work item, any user included in this list would also receive an email ...
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Can you host your own Team Foundation Server?

Is there a way to locally host your own Team Foundation Server so that all the machines on a network can work together on the same project? If so, is there a way to host it so that you can access the ...
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TFS Bulk edit using Excel

We have TFS 2010 setup and we are using Visual Studio 2010 Ultimate. During bulk edit (publishing) of work items using Excel frezes everything for 5 minutes. Data Tier have 16 gb of RAM and both app ...
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change sqlinstance for tfs

i am encountering a very strange error on the my tfs server. I have a server on which i'm hosting the tfs instance and a server in witch i'm hosting the sql backend for the tfs. The thing is that i ...
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Configuring Team Foundation Server 2010 for Multiple Users

We currently have a machine that is part of our Active Directory that is running a Windows Server 2008 R2 instance within Hyper-V VM. This VM is running Team Foundation Server 2010. As it stands, TFS ...
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TFS 2010 and SCVMM to manage snapshots

I have a VM with TFS 2010 and SCVMM 2008 installed on (I know you're told not to do that). I have SCVMM linked to the host and that's working good, and have configured the scvmm on the lab management ...
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UNC access to TFS SharePoint doesn't work

We are using TFS2010 with the SharePoint document portal. We are trying to access the files in SharePoint using UNC paths (e.g. \\tfs2010\sites\DefaultCollection\MyProject) and it just plain doesn't ...