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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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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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 getting:...
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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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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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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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Can't Remote in or log in to tfs SERVER

Tried rebooting- It boots but never comes to the login screen stops at blank blue screen [note:not BSOD] People can still use all the tfs services via[public ip] just fine but I can't ping it with ...
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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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MSBuild failing on build looking for older version of Microsoft.Data.Tools.Schema.Sql

After installing and configuring a build server for 2012, I tried to do an azure continuous deployment. I have TFS2012 installed. A build controller and a single agent on the server. Connecting to ...
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Azure Continuous Deployement MSBUILD error

I have a website in Azure, configured as a standard website. The website is configured to use TFS2012 in the cloud for Continuous Deployment. Originally, I have been using the HostedController and ...
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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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TFS 2008 Subfolder Permissions

I am a TFSAdmin and when I have a TFS project in which a subfolder needs specific permissions to deny some users. So, I right click on the folder in question hit Properties, and click the Security tab....
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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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How to find out Sql server instance name in TFS 2008?

We are using tfs2008 and it was already set up before I started. I want to find out what the sql server instance name is that is used by tfs 2008. Thanks
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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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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?