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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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 ...
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Team Foundation Server: An existing connection was forcibly closed by the remote host

I've been trying to get my TFS (2010) environment to play nice for the last couple days but have been getting this error after using the TFS server a little while: The Underlying connection was ...
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Combine hosting with domain controller - Windows Server 2008 R2

Is it a very bad idea if I want to give several responsibilities to a single server? The setup: the server is a VM (VirtualBox) - 80GB HDD, 4GB RAM, two cores x 3.4GHz (i7), all can be more if ...
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IIS7.5 and Team Foundation Server - redirect to tfs.domain.com

We'd like a convenient path for users to access TFS: http://tfs.company.com/. We made a new entry in DNS, then created a new IP on the machine, and then set up a binding to the Team Foundation Server ...
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Unable to connect to Team Foundation Server 2008 with the following error

I am using Team Foundation Server 2008. Recently I have changed the application pool identity from custom account to built in account. Now it is giving me the following error: TF53010: The following ...
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TFS 2010 access from internet

We have Team Foundation Server 2010 environment is in place. Which is working fine. We want to open the TFS Web access to internet. We want to follow the link- ...
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Cannot create TFS backup plan, permission issues in a non-domain setup

I am trying to create a backup plan for my TFS 2010 server. This TFS server (MRSPOCK) is not part of a domain. My backup destination folder is a shared folder on a Windows 7 Professional PC (SCOTTY). ...
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Is it possible to use `tf shelve` on set of files where only some of them are checked out?

To create shelvestet from set of files I use following command: tf shelve /comment:myComment myShelveName /recursive /noprompt /replace /move "firstFile" "secondFile" ... "lastFile" If all of the ...
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Where is the TFS database?

I've been using TFS 2010 with no problems. I tried adding a user and I got the following error message. "TF30063: You are not authorized to access <serverName>\DefaultCollection. -The remote ...
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If a user is part of two TFS security groups, why do they (appear to) receive the lesser security of the two?

Given two TFS security groups Admins: Contains a set of Windows users Friends: Contains a Windows Security Group (which is also used as a mailing list) However, the people listed as Admins are ...
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Unable to connect to TFS in VS 2011Beta

I tried to open an existing solution (which is under source control) in Visual Studio 2011Beta. It gave me the next error: The solution appears to be under source control, but its binding ...
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Configure reporting in TFS 2010

I am trying to configure TFS 2010 reporting and have come accross the following error: Failed to add Domain\Development account to the TfsWarehouseDataReader role on the Tfs_Warehouse relational ...
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Error encountered moving TFS2010 to a new server

I'm attempting do a test move of our TFS2010 server and I'm encountering an error. I've got a new Server 2008 R2 and SQL Server installation as on the current server and I've turned off the services ...
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Duplicate User appears in TFS work item query. :1 postfix

One of our developers appears twice when trying ot assign work items in TFS2010. Once appears normally as jsmith and then another shows up as DOMAIN\jsmith:1. There is only one user by this name in ...
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Schedule a bug export from TFS

Is there any way that I can schedule a bug export from TFS. I have my query all set up and can manually export to excel - ideally I want to be able to run this export every night to a csv file sat on ...
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TFS 2010 - does the administration console on the build controller supposed to see all the agents?

We've recently migrated our TFS 2008 to TFS2010 and we wanted to have more than one build agent. Disclaimer: lame geek naming comming... So, the new server is the build controller (let's call him ...
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TFS 2010 Kerberos Falls Back to NTLM When Using FQDN

We have a Team Foundation Server 2010 set up using Kerberos. If we're accessing it via http://tfsserver:8080/tfs, everything's fine and users were never prompted for credentials. However if accessing ...
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Migrate Team Foundation Server 2010 to new hardware

Situation: TFS was installed on a windows 7 pc, to replace the source safe 2005. People log in via the tfs web portal and visual studio users connect also to tfs. Now a new server arrived and the TFS ...
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How do I restrict the available work items for support desk users in TFS 2010

We run TFS 2010 and use the work items. We are migrating the support desk but don't want them to be able to raise bugs, tasks etc - is there a way to lock them down to just issue? Also despite ...
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Can I install TFS 2010 using SQL Server 2012?

Can I install TFS 2010 on top of a SQL Server 2012 RC0 installation? I do not need the sharepoint integration.
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Multiple TFS “hosts” behind a simple iis loadballancer

I got a simple setup for a way to distribute loads for my websites using (at the moment) 3 IIS servers and Application Request Routing. I'm wondering, does TFS handle being installed on the 2 ...
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TFS over Virtual Private Network (VPN) over P2P

[Note: I know this is a sloppy shot! I just want to cure my understanding about the P2P mesh.] Goal: I need to make my partner access the Team Foundation Server running on my local LAN, via the ...
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Can TFS 2010 be configured with managed service accounts?

I'm trying to deploy TFS 2010 in a sandbox environment, and I created a managed service account for TFS. However, I seem to be unable to configure it in the Advanced Configuration Wizard. The ...
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TFS Check-In Exception - TF30042 Database is Full

I'm trying to check a rather large file into Team Foundation Server (TFS) and getting the following exception. TF30042: Database is Full. Contact your Team Foundation Server administrator. Problem ...
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Migration from source safe 2005 to tfs 2010

I cannot find Vssconverter.exe in the visual studio 2008 but i found it in visual studio 2010 can i use it to migrade a solution in vs 2008 from source safe 2005 to tfs
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Are NT Authority Users Automatically Created

TFS service module has a login option of NT_Authority\Network Service. If I select that, will TFS be able to login? Is the NT_Authority a group that I need to add users to? Or is NT_Authority\network ...
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minimal hardware configuration for TFS

I wish I have Team Foundation Server 2010. What is the most minimal hardware configuration to handle this? there will be only few solution stored for at most 10 people who will be rarely working on ...
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TFS 2010 Backup Plan Fails with Error About AdminPTHelper.exe

My company has a TFS 2010 Server running SharePoint 2010 locally. Originally we were just doing a database backup of all the TFS databases (MSSQL 2008 also run locally) but I came across some ...
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TFS 2008: Team Project created with no Project Portal in SharePoint (WSS3) - How to create one?

Whilst I was on holiday, another member of staff, created a new Project in TFS2008. For some reason (I suspect they didn't have correct rights etc) when doing this a site wasn't created on Windows ...
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Proxy Error Accessing a TFS server from TeamCity

We're running TFS for our source control and TeamCity for our build server running on Windows 2008. Everything was working fine, but I believe some network issues occurred, and now our TeamCity build ...
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Compatibility of Build agents when upgrading from TFS 2010 RTM to TFS 2010 SP1 with Cumulative Update 1

I have TFS 2010 RTM installed on my production server and on all my build agents. (Meaning I have what was initially released as TFS 2010, no service packs or updates.) I would like to upgrade my ...
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How to modify a TFS item by using Powershell

I connected to VSTS Server by using: $teamProjectCollection = [Microsoft.TeamFoundation.Client.TfsTeamProjectCollectionFactory]::GetTeamProjectCollection("http://wonderful01:8080") $ws = ...
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Problems Configuring TFS 2010 Email Notification with Office 365 Exchange Server

We are using Office 365 as our Exchange server. Our O365 account is a P1 plan and so our email accounts are not in the same domain as our local TFS accounts. I have configured TFS 2010 to use our ...
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Active Directory in a small workgroup of 5 developers

In a small workgroup of 5 developers in a Windows based network why should I prefer Active Directory user management compared to local server users? We currently use Windows Server 2008 R2 and ...
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TFS 2010 and .htaccess file in source control

We use Team foundation server 2010 for our web projects, and sometimes we use PHP and .htaccess files. Is there a way to upload any file which name starts with dot (.htaccess, .test etc.) to TFS? Any ...
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TFS move to a more powerful machine

We need to move TFS (basic source control only configuration) to a brand new - more powerful - machine. I found several articles on the subject but I cannot figure out what's the best approach for my ...
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TFS 2010 isn't allowing access to the Documents folder in Team Explorer

After setting up TFS 2010 on a new server (running Windows Server 2008), everything seems to work fine, except for the Documents section of any TFS Project. When the TFS project is initially opened in ...
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How do I setup URL Rewrite's with SharePoint 2010 correctly?

My current setup looks like this: Internet -> IIS Web Server (IIS1) -> domain1.com -> stuff.domain1.com -> morestuff.domain1.com ...
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TfsConfig Identity /change for workgroup accounts to domain accounts

I have successfully migrated a TFS 2005 Workgroup server to a new Team Project Collection in TFS 2010. I am trying to use the TfsConfig Identity /change /fromdomain:WORKGROUPNAME /todomain:DOMAINNAME ...
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Upgrade TFS 2005 to TFS 2010

Anyone has any recommendations, articles, manuals or instructions for upgrading TFS 2005 to TFS 2010? Interested walkthroughs, articles describing possible problems. I would be grateful for any ...
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Migrate TFS 2010 Application Tier to another server on the same domain

I'm in the process of looking into the possibility of moving our TFS 2010 Application Tier to another server from the one it is on at the moment so that we can repurpose the hardware. I've been ...